Artifact Details

Title

Automatic Ferrite Core Tester Front View

Catalog Number

102649746

Type

Still Image

Date

1950-1959

Publisher

Remington Rand, Inc.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 0 8659
Other number OOC 1152-2

Dimensions

11 x 8 1/2 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of a ferrite core tester with its doors open. Caption at the bottom of image reads "Automatic Ferrite Core Tester Front View, Doors Open" and "Remington Rand INC ENGINEERING RESEARCH ASSOCIATES DIVISION". Numbers printed on left recto side of image reads "0 8659". Written in pencil on bottom right corner is "102" and is circled. Text on verso side reads "Figure 13 Equipment for production testing of ferrite toroids for memory at the rate of one per second (remove number on side of photo and Remington Rand - Engineering Research Associates Div. at bottom before offsettting).". Written in pencil on small white round label on original protective sleeve was "1152-2".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Remington Rand, Inc.

Collection Title

J. Pres Eckert papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Purchase of the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3115.2005