Artifact Details

Title

IBM Electronics advertisement

Catalog Number

102646270

Type

Text

Date

1950

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number 52-8037-0-20M

Extent

16 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Description

The brochure discusses IBM's pioneering research and development in electronic computing machines, specifically the Selective Sequence Electronic Calculator. The brochure discusses in detail electrons and how they work in calculating machines and other electronic applications and introduces the products of IBM's electronic research. Black and white photographs of computers and computer components, some full page, and drawings of vacuum tubes illustrate the discussion. The front and back covers are green; the inside pages are white. The back cover shows the company logo. Text contents include: Electrons at work; Electronics and calculating; Other electronic applications; Products of IBM electronic research.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

vacuum tubes; IBM SSEC

Lot Number

X3067.2005