Artifact Details

Title

PDP-11 Medicine

Catalog Number

102630692

Type

Still Image

Identifying Numbers

Other number P1132

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

Black and white. Woman in wheel chair being pushed by attendant. Nurse (back turned away from camera) at keyboard. Verso: typed description, reads: "The impact of minicomputers in medicine is demonstrated by this MUMPS terminal. Connected to a PDP-11 or PDP-15 minicomputer, the terminal is used to record medical information of each patient admitted for treatment." Written in red ink "Career Education" Also pencil writing "Photo 1" and "45%'

Category

Publicity photograph

Subject

PDP-11; Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Lot Number

X7413.2015