Artifact Details

Title

Data cell carrier

Catalog Number

102735633

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

IBM Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number 20C074 Handwritten in black ink on a white label sticker on the data cell. 20 is labeled as "FUNC.," C as "BIN" and 074 as "SEQ."
Other number 2742 Handwritten in black ink on the data cell, seen through a slight opening in the metal piece on the back of the data cell.
Other number 8089 Handwritten in red ink on a white sticker on the top of the carrier, near the handle.

Dimensions

overall: 15 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 4 1/2 in

Description

This record contains one data cell carrier. It is a data strip carrier. The carrier has a beige top with a handle, with a clear trapezoidal case under it, where the data cell is visible on the interior. The handle has the manufacturer label engraved on it. The data cell inside has a vent on the bottom. The white label sticker on the data cell is labeled "AUSTIN DPC," with the date printed on the bottom, "DEC. 1966." The white sticker on the top where the handle is contains the handwritten number and reads, "VISUAL CK 3/31 MA" in red ink. There is also a yellow sticker on the data cell that reads, "MAGNESIUM STORE IN COMPLIANCE WITH NFPA STANDARD 48" as well as a black ATTENTION sticker above it, which has various care instructions.

Category

Miscellaneous/carrying case/cover