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IBM Australia 760068 Punch Cards for the New South Wales Institute of Technology Computer Centre

IBM Australia 760068 Punch Cards for the New South Wales Institute of Technology Computer Centre

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Description
These two cream-colored eighty-column punch cards have rounded corners and are truncated in the upper right corner. A mark in the center of each cards reads: THE NEW SOUTH WALES (/) INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (/) COMPUTER CENTRE. A mark on the right edge reads: IBM - 760068. Another mark on that edge reads: PRINTED IN AUSTRALIA.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Punch Cards, Group Of
maker
IBM
place used
Australia
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
1996.0142.28
catalog number
1996.0142.28
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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