Artifact Details

Title

IBM 1017 Paper Tape Reader

Catalog Number

102635164

Type

Still Image

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1017
Other number DP-1127

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of an IBM 1017 against a white background. There are two tape reels on the machine with tape being feed through the reader. Number of functions near the top of the equipment reads "Parity Check", "End of File", "Off Line Mode", "Reader", and "Power". Written on verso side in blue pen is "1017" and "DP-1127" although the last digit might be a "4". Difficult to determine.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; Computers--History; IBM 1017 (Storage); Electronic data processing--History; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Lot Number

X7413.2015