Artifact Details

Title

7614 Card reader control (IBM Stretch)

Catalog Number

102733453

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1961

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 7614 Embossed on a metal plate on the front of the object
Other number X 7614-30003 MI Embossed on a metal plate inside an access door on the bottom front

Dimensions

overall: 58 in x 29 in x 31 in

Description

The object is a vertical metal case containing card reader control components. A North American move ticket is attached to the side of the object. A property identification card (packaged separately) from a GSA auction sale reads GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION - REGION 9 - PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AND DISPOSAL SERVICE." The object is labeled as Item No.: 7, Sale No.: 71-79, and Description: Control Card Reader 7614, Quantity: 1, Unit: Each, and Bid Opening Date: 2-5-71. A Power On button is also packaged separately.

Category

I/O/punched card device

Credit

Gift of Lowell Wood

Lot Number

X2462.2002