Artifact Details

Title

SAGE Display Consoles

Catalog Number

102622795

Type

Still Image

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place of Publication

Kingston, NY, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number P4550 Verso Pencil

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

B&W. Large room filled with SAGE display consoles. Men are sitting at tghe consoles. In the center of the room is a man sitting at the master console.
Verso attached metadata: "Tomorrow's push button warfare is here today as the United States Air Force operators view the air situation on IBM SAGE Computer display consoles. The consoles present sector information regarding the location, speed, and direction of airborne objects, and the status of defense weapons. Operators can make tactical decisions, assign weapons to attack hostile aircraft
and take action to direct intgerceptors to their targets. Credit IBM"
Verso black stamp: " IBM Photo Kingston, N.Y. Nust be Approved by Public Relatis Prior to Release"

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015