Artifact Details

Title

IBM STRETCH system at Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory

Catalog Number

102649706

Type

Still Image

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of the IBM STRETCH system which was the prototype for the IBM 7030 Data Processing System. There is a man sitting at the console operating the system. He is wearing glasses and a dark suit. The sign above and to his left reads "IBM STRETCH Atomic Energy Commission Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory". Light is coming from the ceiling.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); Computer industry--History; Computers--History

Lot Number

X3461.2006