Artifact Details

Title

Microsoft Basic 1.0 showing Bill Gates' handwriting

Catalog Number

102622400

Type

Still Image

Date

1975-03-02

Identifying Numbers

Other number #1462 Verso pencil

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

Microsoft's Gates first tape of Basic 1.0, 2 March 1975. Verso contains Bill Gates' handwriting: "Bill Gates' Altair Basic paper Tape V.1.0." Image depicts object 102631998 from Computer History Museum collection.

Category

Identification photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015