IBM Tabulating and Card Reader/Punch Machines (1957)
8 1/8 x 10 in.
B/W, Perspective view of an IBM Tabulating and Card Reader/Punch Machines. Computer room environment with hardwood floor, recessed lighting and corrugated ceiling. Rows of IBM card handling machines along with storage units at the back and left side walls. Line of tables from left foreground to the right background. White paneled off room with windows at rear. bank of plug boards along right side to rear wall. "1957 : TAB DEPT PARTS DIVISION REYNOLDS METALS COMPANY LOUISVILLE KY" in blue ink written in the bottom edge, white, margin. Verso: "P4618" in light black pencil, sideways, right top edge. "punch card" in light black pencil, sideways, lower right edge. [10/03/2005 JJL]
Identification photograph; Publicity photograph
Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History