Artifact Details

Title

IBM 405 Alphabetic Accounting Machine (1934)

Catalog Number

102645478

Type

Still Image

Identifying Numbers

Other number 405

Dimensions

8 1/8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

B/W, Perspective view of IBM 405 Alphabetic Accounting Machine; first accounting machine that replaced tabulators . Flat, white background. "GV20-9502" typed, lower left corner. Verso: "IBM 405", in light black pencil, center. "X2299.2002" in light black pencil, upside down, above center [10/03/2005 JJL]

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Credit

Gift of Mac McLaughlin

Lot Number

X2279.2002