Artifact Details

Title

ACE Pilot Model 1950

Catalog Number

102626914

Type

Still Image

Date

1950

Identifying Numbers

Other number 279
Other number CS 4338

Dimensions

6 5/8 x 8 5/8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

B&W, Ace Pilot Model 1950 magnetic Drum, perspective view. Grey background, hardware mounted on machined metal table with grooves. Arm/Head coming in from right side has label "VICTORIA MACHINE TOOL Co Ltd LONDON Serial No 121040 / 123" and a second, stamped metal label "R 528". National Physical Laboratory red ink stamped label on verso right upper edge; "CROWN COPYRIGHT RESERVED, NATIONAL PHYSICAL LABORATORY., TEDDINGTON MIDDX.,CENTRAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SECTION, Negative No. CS/4338". . White label attached verso center with black ink "Pilot Ace Drum Memory". "279" in pencil, verso center left edge.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Electronic data processing--History; Computer industry--History; Computers--History

Lot Number

X7413.2015