Artifact Details

Title

IBM 7030 "The Stretch" Data Processing System

Catalog Number

102640235

Type

Still Image

Photographer

Public Relations Photo Service

Identifying Numbers

Other number # 1366

Dimensions

5 x 5 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

Color, perspective view of IBM 7030 Data Processing System. IBM 7615 Card reader/punch in left foreground and a second card reader/punch at right. Bank of box units with control panels behind the card reader/punches. Racks of tape reels at back wall. Three people (1 woman, 32 men) partially visible at left back wall documentation. Light color tile, raised floor computer room environment. Verso: Small, yellow Post-It note "IBM 7030 Stretch (60s)". Upper center edge, "#1366" in black pencil. [8/22/2005 JJL]

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History

Lot Number

X7413.2015