Artifact Details

Title

IBM 709...A Powerful New Data Processing System

Catalog Number

102646304

Type

Text

Date

1957

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

other number 527669

Extent

2 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Description

The brochure introduces the IBM 709 as revolutionizing the basic elements of data processing. The brochure is printed in orange and black on glossy white paper. The front cover shows a black and white close up photograph of the magnetic core memory in a band across the center, which is continued on to the back cover. The back cover shows the company logo and address. The centerfold shows black and white photographs of the 709 and a schematic diagram. Text contents include: The IBM 709--outstanding new features; Input-output; Storage; Processing. The name Donald G. McBrien is stamped in the lower right corner of the inside page.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Business applications; Digital computer: mainframe; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); 709 (Computer)

Lot Number

X3067.2005