Artifact Details

Title

IBM Type 285 Numeric Printing Tabulator, 1933

Catalog Number

102645445

Type

Still Image

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number # 1257
Other number 175

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

B/W, Perspective view of IBM Type 285 Numeric Printing Tabulator. Woman in suit holding a sheet of paper/form, facing the machine at the right background. Adding machine on table in front of door at left/center background. Room, white and black walls, white, windowed, double doors at left side. Textured floor. Verso: "# 1257" in black pencil upper center. "IBM 701 702 704" in black ink scratched out with black pencil, upper center. "175" stamped in black at upper right edge. "IBM Tabulator 175" in black ink on yellow label (1" x 1-1/2"), sideways at upper left. Another yellow label (3/4" x 1-1/2"), sideways just below previous yellow label: "Courtesy of IBM Archives". White 2" x 4" label, center, sideways, "(c) The Computer Museum Center Contact us for reproduction rights media@tcm.org +1 415 604 2575". [9/26/2005 JJL]

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015