Artifact Details

Title

History - Dan Edwards and Peter Samson playing Spacewar! on a PDP-1

Catalog Number

102631264

Type

Still Image

Date

ca. 1962

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

File number 10159 DEC identification number

Dimensions

1 slide

Format

Slide

Copyright Holder

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Description

Black and white image of Dan Edwards (left) and Peter Samson (right) playing Spacewar! on the PDP-1 Type 30 display. This was collected along with other photos under DEC photo library identification number 10159, which consists of a group of historical photographs.

Category

Slide; Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Digital Computer Corporation (DEC); Samson, Peter; Edwards, Dan; Spacewar (Computer game); PDP-1 (Computer)

Collection Title

Digital Equipment Corporation records

Series Title

Still images: General slides and transparencies

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004