Artifact Details

Title

IBM 1311 Disk Storage Drive

Catalog Number

102640499

Type

Still Image

Photographer

Public Relations Photo Service

Identifying Numbers

Other number P4336

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

B/W, 4 images, Upper left: Hand holding a "cake box" disk pack, ready to place in an empty IBM 1311 disk storage drive. Upper right: two hands placing the disk pack into an IBM 1311 disk storage drive; covers open. Lower left: two hands removing the "cake box" cover/carrier from the disks that are now placed in the IBM 1311 disk storage drive; covers open to. Lower right: Edge on view of the six disks in the IBM 1311 disk storage drive; covers open, accessing mechanism visible on left. Verso: "P4336" in black ballpoint ink, sideways, center, right edge. "IBM 1311 DISK DRIVE" in black ballpoint ink, bottom, left, edge, sideways. Label, center, sideways: "(c) The Computer History Center Contact us for reproduction rights media@tcm.org +1 415 604 2575" in black ink. [8/29/2005 JJL]

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015