Film ID:
NEFA 8444

THE HOLLERITH PUNCH

1949

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Description

Billingham Film Unit work motion studies of ICI female punch card operators inputting data on the B6020 Hollerith Punch, a mechanical tabulator, illustrating the two-handed versus three-fingered operation. Sequences in slow motion included.

Title: "The Hollerith Punch"

Tile: "Two-Handed versus Three-Fingered Operation"

Close-up of the hands of a woman worker inputting data on the Holerith Punch using the two-handed method. Final sequence is in slow motion.

Overhead shot of different woman worker using the faster three-fingered method of inputting data. Final sequence is in slow motion.

Closer shot of woman employee using the three-fingered method of input. Final sequence is in slow motion.

Credit: A Billingham Film

Title: The End