Artifact Details

Title

IBM 7094 Data Processing System

Catalog Number

102627241

Type

Still Image

Date

1965 ca.

Photographer

Public Relations Photo Service

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place of Publication

Holmdel, NJ, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 580
Other number CA 333898

Dimensions

7 7/8 x 9 7/8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

B&W, perspective view of IBM 7094 Data Processing System in a "glass house", raised computer room floor, light tiles.. Control Panel table left center, man in shirt sleeves bending over control panel and a tape reel lies on the control panel table. Right side another small control panel and just a portion of a card reader. stretching from back left to right are 13 tape storage units (bank of four, then bank of 9+ going off the photo). Man is standing, shirt sleeves and sleeveless sweater, in front of one of the tape storage units. Glass wall background. Verso :"#580" sideways, left center edge in light black pencil. "CA 333989" in broad, dark black, sideways at upper left edge. Label attached "Bell Labs Public Relations Photo Service (201) 564-4245 Subject: COMPUTERS Centers - Holmdel (N.J.) Source: Photo Files Number: CA 3233898 Date Taken: c 1965 Place Photographed : {blank} Background Information: Robert Zinke processes program on 7094 computer. The small machine to his right is the master control for the tape transports located in front of the computer. Persons shown: Robert Zinke Model Release received {unchecked} Original : B/W negative : 4x5 Transparency {unchecked}". [8/08/2005 JJL]

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015