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Automation and the Library of Congress. [A report] submitted by Gilbert W. King [and others]

Author:
King, Gilbert William 1914-  Search this
Spiro, Herbert T  Search this
Kotin, Allan D  Search this
Council on Library Resources  Search this
Library of Congress  Search this
Subject:
Library of Congress  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 88 p. diagrs., tables. 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1964
1963 [i.e. 1964]
Topic:
Information and storage retrieval systems  Search this
Punched card systems--Libraries  Search this
Automation  Search this
Call number:
Z699.K45X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_214826

Thomas Watson Jr.

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-11-21T20:08:57.000Z
Topic:
American History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:yt_ynbiuzAnQko

Poliomyelitis Vaccine Evaluation Registration Card, No 1

Associated organization:
National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis  Search this
Associated person:
Salk, Jonas E.  Search this
Kerr, Randall V.  Search this
Maker:
IBM  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 5/8 in x 7 3/4 in; x 9.2075 cm x 19.685 cm
overall: 3 1/4 in x 7 1/4 in; 8.255 cm x 18.415 cm
Object Name:
computer punch card, vaccine trial
Date made:
1954
Subject:
Vaccines  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of The National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis
ID Number:
MG.221419.11
Accession number:
221419
Catalog number:
221419.11
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Polio
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_694742
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Framed Photograph of a Hollerith Tabulating System

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.1 cm x 27.3 cm x 22.5 cm; 7/16 in x 10 3/4 in x 8 27/32 in
Object Name:
photograph
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Hollerith and Lucia Hollerith
ID Number:
MA.317982.05
Accession number:
317982
Catalog number:
317982.05
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214682
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Framed Photograph of Apparatus of Herman Hollerith

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.5 cm x 33.6 cm x 28.7 cm; 19/32 in x 13 7/32 in x 11 5/16 in
Object Name:
photograph
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Astronomy  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Hollerith and Lucia Hollerith
ID Number:
MA.317982.06
Accession number:
317982
Catalog number:
317982.06
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Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1214683
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BP-16309 BSC Punch Cards for AFL-CIO Publications

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .4 cm x 19 cm x 8.3 cm; 5/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 9/32 in
Object Name:
Punch Cards, Group Of
Date made:
ca 1955
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
ID Number:
MA.305981.08
Accession number:
305981
Catalog number:
305981.08
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694233

UNIVAC Punch Cards for the AFL-CIO

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .6 cm x 19 cm x 8.3 cm; 1/4 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 9/32 in
Object Name:
Punch Cards, Group Of
Group of UNIVAC Punch Cards
Date made:
ca 1955
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
ID Number:
MA.305981.09
Accession number:
305981
Catalog number:
305981.09
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694234
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Hollerith Pantograph Card Punch

Maker:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (card template material)
metal (overall material)
wood (knob material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 19 1/4 in x 12 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 48.895 cm x 31.115 cm
Object Name:
card punch
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1900
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
ID Number:
MA.312896
Accession number:
171118
Catalog number:
312896
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694411
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U.S. Bureau of the Census Tabulating Machine

Maker:
U. S. Census Bureau  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 99 cm x 135 cm x 56 cm; 38 31/32 in x 53 5/32 in x 22 1/16 in
Object Name:
tabulating machine
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1920
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census
ID Number:
MA.316863
Accession number:
229657
Catalog number:
316863
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694413

Tabulating Machine Company Card Punch Used at the Bureau of the Census

Maker:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
steel (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 cm x 37 cm x 16.5 cm; 6 5/16 in x 14 9/16 in x 6 1/2 in
Object Name:
card punch
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1918
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census
ID Number:
MA.316864
Accession number:
229657
Catalog number:
316864
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694414
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Punch Card Used at the Southern Railway Company

Maker:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 19 cm x 8.3 cm; 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 9/32 in
Object Name:
punch card
Date made:
ca 1910
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Hollerith and Lucia Hollerith
ID Number:
MA.317982.01
Accession number:
317982
Catalog number:
317982.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694415

Hollerith Punch Card for Use in the Baltimore Census of Mortality

Maker:
Hollerith, Herman  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 21.9 cm x 8.4 cm; 1/32 in x 8 5/8 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
punch card
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1887
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Hollerith and Lucia Hollerith
ID Number:
MA.317982.02
Accession number:
317982
Catalog number:
317982.02
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694416

Punch Board for a Hollerith Pantograph Card Punch

Maker:
Hollerith, Herman  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .3 cm x 30 cm x 12 cm; 1/8 in x 11 13/16 in x 4 23/32 in
Object Name:
punch board
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Census, US  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Hollerith and Lucia Hollerith
ID Number:
MA.317982.03
Accession number:
317982
Catalog number:
317982.03
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694417

Gang Punch Made by the British Tabulating Machine Company

Maker:
British Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 20.3 cm x 30.3 cm x 24.4 cm; 8 in x 11 15/16 in x 9 19/32 in
Object Name:
card punch
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1920s
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of International Business Machines Corporation
ID Number:
MA.320563
Accession number:
241402
Catalog number:
320563
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694423

IBM 001Card Punch

Maker:
International Business Machines Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11.8 cm x 43.7 cm x 18 cm; 4 21/32 in x 17 7/32 in x 7 3/32 in
Object Name:
card punch
Place made:
United States: New York, Endicott
Date made:
after 1930
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
ID Number:
MA.333894
Accession number:
304350
Catalog number:
333894
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694425
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Microcite Electromechanical Scanner

Maker:
Stern, Joshua  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 127 cm x 216.5 cm x 96 ft; 50 in x 85 1/4 in x 29.2608 m
code converter: 9 in x 21 in x 23 in; 22.86 cm x 53.34 cm x 58.42 cm
black box: 44.3 cm x 54 cm x 46 cm; 17 7/16 in x 21 1/4 in x 18 1/8 in
Object Name:
Scanner, Electromechanical
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1964
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Information Technology  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health
ID Number:
MA.314612.01
Accession number:
314612
Catalog number:
314612.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694427

Tabulating Machine Company Card Punch

Distributor:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Maker:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
iron (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.6 cm x 43.3 cm x 13 cm; 4 3/16 in x 17 1/16 in x 5 1/8 in
Object Name:
card punch
Place distributed:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1902
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Herman Hollerith, Jr.
ID Number:
MA.335634
Accession number:
1977.0114
Catalog number:
335634
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694428
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Tabulating Machine Company Card Punch

Distributor:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Maker:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
iron (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.9 cm x 43.5 cm x 14 cm; 4 9/32 in x 17 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in
Object Name:
card punch
Place distributed:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1902
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Herman Hollerith, Jr.
ID Number:
MA.335635
Accession number:
1977.0114
Catalog number:
335635
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694429
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Remington Rand Tabulating Machine, Model 3, Type 3200

Maker:
Remington Rand  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 134 cm x 87 cm x 80 cm; 52 3/4 in x 34 1/4 in x 31 1/2 in
Object Name:
tabulating machine
Date made:
ca 1955
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
ID Number:
MA.336296
Accession number:
305981
Catalog number:
336296
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694431

Tape to Card Converter, Type 308-56, for Use with a Remington Rand Model 3 Tabulating Machine

Maker:
Remington Rand  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 103 cm x 76.5 cm x 72 cm; 40 9/16 in x 30 1/8 in x 28 11/32 in
Object Name:
card punch
Date made:
ca 1955
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Labor Unions  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations
ID Number:
MA.336297
Accession number:
305981
Catalog number:
336297
See more items in:
Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Science & Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694439

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