Artifact Details

Title

ERA Magnetic Storage Systems

Catalog Number

102646316

Type

Text

Date

1950

Publisher

Engineering Research Associates (ERA)

Identifying Numbers

other number PX-29710

Extent

2 p.

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Copyright Holder

Engineering Research Associates (ERA)

Description

The brochure introduces ERA Magnetic Drum Storage Systems as a modern automatic data-handling system that replaces relays, punched cards, or punched tape. The brochure is printed in brown and black with a solid brown front and back cover. A black and white photograph of the Model 1100A1 is shown on the front cover and the company logo shows on both front and back. The conterfold page shows black and white photographs of various components of mass drum storage systems, some involving people working on them. Text contents include: ERA magnetic drum storage systems; Important features of magnetic drum storage systems.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Engineering Research Asscociates (ERA); Memory: drum; ERA Model 1100A1 (Memory); Magnetic Drum Storage Systems (Memory); promotional materials; mechanical; Electrical; Cold War; Business; Military

Lot Number

X3067.2005