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Dehomag 11 punch card

Object | Accession Number: 1990.48.11 a - c

Torn punch card of the type used for processing results of the 1933 and 1939 German census during the Nazi regime (1933-1945). Dehomag [Deutsche Hollerith Maschinen] was a German based subsidiary of the US company, IBM. The Hollerith machine was a punch-card system consisting of three components, a punching machine [1990.48.3] that transmitted information onto punch cards, a sorting machine [1990.48.2] that arranged the punch cards by categories, and the tabulating machine [1990.48.1] that computed the results.

Tools and Equipment
Object Type
Punched cards (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Technische Sammlungen Dresden
Record last modified: 2020-06-30 09:21:37
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