Artifact Details

Title

Three men working around PDP-1

Catalog Number

102631233

Type

Still Image

Date

1961 ca.

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

other number 3
other number 3A
other number 4117
other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

35 mm.

Format

Negative

Description

This is a black and white 35mm image of three men working on the PDP-1. All the men are wearing white shirts and crouching down. None of them are looking at the camera. It looks like they are repairing or modifying the PDP-1. The man on the right is touching the circuit boards on the PDP-1 itself. Written on the top of the negative is "4117 Roll". Numbered at the bottom of the negative is "3" and "3A" as part of the numbering sequence of the negative roll.

Category

Film negative; Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

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

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004