Artifact Details

Title

All New Transistor RCA 501 Electronic Data Processing System

Catalog Number

102646274

Type

Text

Date

1958-05

Publisher

RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number 3J365

Extent

4 p.

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 11 in.

Copyright Holder

RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing

Description

The brochure introduces the RCA 501 as performing a full range of tasks at low unit cost. The brochure is printed in blue and black on white paper. The brochure opens like a calendar making a three-page centerfold. The front and back cover pages are plain white with title and company logo on the front and logo on the back. The inside pages show black and white photographs of people using the computer, one full page on a blue background. Text contents include: Business-oriented; Adaptable; Fast; All transistor design; Building-block principle; Automatic; Accurate; Completely variable recording; Service; Confidence.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Business applications; Digital computer: mainframe; RCA Corporation. Electronic Data Processing; RCA 501 (Computer)

Credit

Gift of Thomas J. Buckholtz and Helen T. Buckholtz

Lot Number

X2592.2004