Artifact Details

Title

IBM 305 RAMAC

Catalog Number

102651965

Type

Still Image

Date

1956 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Copyright Holder

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Description

This is a black and white image of a woman sitting down working on an IBM RAMAC 305 computer which occupies most of the room. She is facing away from the camera and has her right hand on the console in front of her. The light is coming from the overhead ceiling. The woman has been identified as Peggy Hoxie, who worked as a secretary for IBM.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); Computer industry--History; Computers--History; IBM 305 RAMAC (Computer); Electronic data processing--History; hard disk; accounting applications

Lot Number

X7413.2015