Artifact Details

Title

IBM 7030 "The Stretch" Data Processing System

Catalog Number

102640249

Type

Still Image

Photographer

Public Relations Photo Service

Identifying Numbers

Other number # 1365

Dimensions

5 x 5 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

Color, perspective view of IBM 7030 Data Processing System. Table with open documentation at center, front. Card Reader/Punch behind table; and a high speed printer behind the card reader/punch. Bank of tape storage units at left side, bank of card reader/punches at right side. Right background a rack of tape reels Two men in extreme , center back. Two clocks on upper, back wall. Light color tile, raised floor computer room environment. Verso: Small, yellow Post-It note "7030 Computer Operation, Wil Christensen,Bill Ivie". Upper center edge, "# 1365" 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