Artifact Details

Title

Section of an ILLIAC computer without covers or panels

Catalog Number

102652005

Type

Still Image

Date

1949-09

Identifying Numbers

Other number #1

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of a section of the ILLIAC I computer standing vertically and resting on a wheeled roller rack. There are no covers nor panels on the equipment. The section consists of wires, vacuum tubes, and other electrical components. There are other pieces of equipment scattered throughout the room. The light is coming from right side of the image. Written on the verso side image in black pen near the top is "Sept 1949 #1".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015
 

Related Records

102652006 Section of the ILLIAC I computer