Artifact Details

Title

Ordvac Tape Drives being lifted by a crane at Oak Ridge National Labs

Catalog Number

102627046

Type

Still Image

Identifying Numbers

Other number 12947 Photopgraph No.
Other number TCM # 415 Verso

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white outdoor daytime image showing an Ordvac tape drives being lifted by a crane into a building. Four men are present in the image with two men being outside by the crane and the other two are standing inside the building waiting for the drives to be delivered. Light is coming from the sun overhead. Stamped on verso side of image is "ORNL Photograph No.", "BLACK - WHITE", "COLOR". Written in black pen is "12947" by the stamped "ORNL Photograph No.". Also written on verso side in pencil is "TCN#415". "74" is also written in black pen on verso side of image.

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Argonne National Laboratory; Computers--History; Computer industry--United States

Lot Number

X7413.2015