Artifact Details


IBM plugboard

Catalog Number



Physical Object


IBM Corp.

Place Manufactured

Made in New York

Identifying Numbers

Other number 6 Is printed at the base of the frame.
Other number K 54 Printed on a DYMO label at the top of the frame.


overall: 10 3/4 in x 6 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in


Object is a plugboard for an IBM machine such as a 519. The cover is not installed, so the board is exposed. There is a paper with labeling that overlays the board. There four whitish cloth covered wires placed in the board. The plastic covers at the top of the plug-ends are grey. There is a blue Dymo label taped to the front of the board that says, "MACK AIM UPPERLINE K 54". At the base of the frame, there is a white sticker that says, "AOF AEC to mack order cards upper line."


Memory & storage/connector / plugboard


Gift of Robert Garner, Grant Saviers, Len Shustek, Bernard Peuto and Mike Cheponis

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