Artifact Details

Title

TX-0, first transistor computer

Catalog Number

102622446_2

Type

Still Image

Date

1956 ca.

Publisher

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number P2053

Dimensions

4 x 5 in.

Format

Negative

Description

Black and white. Verso: "TX-0 the first full-scale tranistorized computer, built as an experiment at Lincoln Labs to test transistor logic. The machine is shown as it appeared on display at The Computer Museum in Marlboro. It is fully operational in this photo."

Category

Publicity photograph