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Catalog Number

102631222

Title

PDP-1 inside a small building at the Sixth World Sport Parachute Championships

Type

Still Image

Date

1962 ca.

Identifying Numbers

other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of several people standing outside on a field looking at a parachutist coming down from the sky. In the center is a small triangle shaped building with a DEC PDP-1 housed inside. There is a man standing wearing white overalls pulling some cable outside the building. Light is coming from the sky. Labeled on the side of the building is "Digital Computing Center Digital Equipment Corporation PDP-1".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

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

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004