Artifact Details

Title

Front view of the ILLIAC I computer

Catalog Number

102651999

Type

Still Image

Date

1953 ca.

Publisher

Illinois, University of (Urbana-Champaign)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1426

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white of the ILLIAC I computer with the front view facing the camera. The panels have clear windows showing the interior of the computer. The light is coming from the direction of the camera. Upper right panel houses a Williams-Tube memory. Written on verso side of image in black pen is "1953 late 4". Written in pencil on verso side of image is "late 4" and "#1426". The data sheet is part of the DEC museum collection. The sheet is entitled "IDENTIFICATION OF DEC MUSEUM COLLECTION". The data sheets lists various fields to be filled in such as item name, donor/source, full identification of item, and references. Some of the information is filled in such as the item name, donor/source, and references.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History; Illiac I (Computer)

Lot Number

X7413.2015
 

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