Artifact Details

Title

History - PDP-1 at the Sixth World Sport Parachute Championships

Catalog Number

102631222

Type

Still Image

Date

ca. 1962

Publisher

Digital Equipment by Utrecht, the Netherlands

Identifying Numbers

File number 10159 DEC identification number

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Print

Description

Black and white image of several people standing outside watching parachutist coming down from the sky. In the center of the photo is a small triangular-shaped building with "Digital Computing Center : Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-1" printed on the side of the roof. A DEC PDP-1 is housed inside. This was collected along with other photos under DEC photo library identification number 10159, which consists of a group of historical photographs.

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

PDP-1 (Computer); Digital Computer Corporation (DEC)

Collection Title

Digital Equipment Corporation records

Series Title

Still images: General slides and transparencies

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004