Artifact Details

Title

IBM 3653 employee badge and credit card magnetic stripe encoding

Catalog Number

102785232

Type

Text

Date

1974-07-23

Publisher

International Business Machines (IBM)

Extent

14 p.

Description

This document provides reference information for encoding the magnetic stripe on either credit cards or employee badges that will be read by the IBM 3653 Point of Sale Terminal's wand reader feature. This magnetic stripe encoding information is provided to assist the IBM 3653 user in specifying his requirements to suppliers of credit cards or employee badges.

Attached to this document is one page of photographs showing the front and back of the original first magnetic striped plastic credit card and Bart paper card.

Category

Technical Paper or Note

Credit

Gift of Arthur Hahn

Lot Number

X7304.2015