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IBM 5076 Bicentennial Punch Card

IBM 5076 Bicentennial Punch Card

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Description
This cream-colored eighty-column punch card has round corners and a truncated upper left corner. It has an image of the Liberty Bell at the center. A mark there reads: 1776 1976 (/) BICENTENNIAL. A mark along the bottom edge at the left reads: IBM 5076.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Punch Card
date made
ca 1976
maker
IBM
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.1 cm x 19 cm x 8.4 cm; 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 5/16 in
ID Number
1996.0142.17
catalog number
1996.0142.17
accession number
1996.0142
Credit Line
Gift of Douglas W. Jones
subject
Mathematics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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