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Tags for an IBM Tabulating Machine

Tags for an IBM Tabulating Machine

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Description
Attached to this paper tag by a piece of copper wire is a metal tag with the number 1345 etched on it. Also attached to the tag is a piece of regular wire with was probably used to attach the tag to the tabulator. Written on the front of the tag is this information: '10 counter machine on a Type 4 extended base for Dr. Wood of Columbia,Un. Built 1929 Engineers: Lake, Daly Lowcrantz
For a related object, see 1990.0693.01.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Tags
date made
1929
maker
IBM
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.5 cm x 4.7 cm; 3 3/4 in x 1 27/32 in
ID Number
1990.0693.01.01
accession number
1990.0693
catalog number
1990.0693.01.01
Credit Line
Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
subject
Mathematics
Psychological Tests
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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