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Diners Club Card, United States, 1974

Diners Club Card, United States, 1974

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Description
Diner's Club was one of the earliest issuers of credit cards beginning in 1950. The convenience and security they came to represent transformed payment methods and later blossomed into one of the primary mechanisms for purchasing goods and services for customers. They also became a device for tracking spending patterns for consumers interested in managing their personal finances.
Object Name
credit card
date made
1974
maker
Diner's Club International
place made
United States
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 cm x 8.5 cm x.15 cm; 2 5/32 in x 3 11/32 in x 1/16 in
ID Number
1985.0823.14
catalog number
1985.0823.14
accession number
1985.0823
serial number
0010
Credit Line
Elvira Clain-Stefanelli
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American Enterprise
Coins, Currency and Medals
Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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