Artifact Details

Title

IBM Solid Logic - Hand holding a SLT(Solid Logic Technology) module of six IBM IC chips

Catalog Number

102650356

Type

Still Image

Date

1964-12-11

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation. East Fishkill Components Division. (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1269

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is an enlarged image of someone's left hand holding a SLT (Solid Logic Technology) module containing six IBM IC chips. Only the thumb and index finger are shown. Although the background is white, the image itself is fairly dark due to shadows being cast. There are numbers and letters stamped on each chip. The first chip is labeled "IBMFDD75", "361485","750847", "16449526". Second chip is labeled "IBMAOX", "361455","751227","16449565". Third chip is labled "IBMFTX9V", "361457", "751247", "16449554". Fourth chip is labeled "IBMFTX9V","361457","751247","16449554". Fifth chip is labeled "IBMFTXLS", "361497","751227","16443521". Sixth chip is labeled "IBMAOX", "361455","751227","1644957". Written on verso side of image in pencil is "#1269". There is a black stamped label stating "IBM PD East Fishkill 414 1 Dec 11 1975 [someone crossed off 75 and wrote in pencil 64]. Photograph No. MUST BE APPROVED BEFORE ...ATION". The rest of the last word is missing.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History

Lot Number

X7413.2015