Artifact Details

Title

Rear view of ILLIAC I computer

Catalog Number

102652020

Type

Still Image

Date

1953 ca.

Publisher

Illinois, University of (Urbana-Champaign)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1427

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of a rear view of a floor standing ILLIAC I computer. There are clear windows on the panels which provide interior views of the computer. Light is coming from the direction of the camera. Written on verso side of image on the left side in pencil is "#1427" and "late 4". Also written on verso side in pen is "late 4". Stamped on top left corner is "OCT 14 1953".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015