WASHINGTON - A cash machine lined in light grey carpeting may seem like an odd symbol of proletarian empowerment, but the Smithsonian Institution is planning to use a newly acquired automated teller machine in just that role.

The ATM, which stood for 16 years in the Dayton lobby of a former Society Bank branch, will be part of a nationwide tour called "Who's In Charge?" The show focuses on the struggles between workers and managers throughout history and suggests that ATMs symbolize a shift in that relationship.

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