UNIVAC Punch Cards for the AFL-CIO


Punched cards were used not only in government, business, and universities, but by labor unions. These ninety-column paper punch cards are pink, green and white, and white with a green stripe. The first pink card is marked: FIELD ENGINEERING SERVICE REPORT. The green and white cards are marked: CUSTOMER ENGINEERING SERVICE REPORT. The white card with one green stripe is marked: AFL-CIO PAYROLL DEDUCTIONS, indicating the user. The last pink card is marked: UNIVAC P-11782

The cards were received in a Remington Rand interpreter with catalog number 336300 (305981.03).

Date Made: ca 1955

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Mathematics


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Credit Line: Gift of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MA.305981.09Accession Number: 305981Catalog Number: 305981.09

Object Name: Punch Cards, Group OfGroup of UNIVAC Punch Cards

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: .6 cm x 19 cm x 8.3 cm; 1/4 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 9/32 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-37ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_694234

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