Artifact Details

Title

Input-output area with paper tape reader equipment for ILLIAC I computer

Catalog Number

102652021

Type

Still Image

Date

1953 ca.

Publisher

Illinois, University of (Urbana-Champaign)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1429
Other number 3b

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of a tape reader machine for the ILLIAC I computer as well as other office equipment and furniture. The tape reader machine is on the left side of the image and has no panels so The light is coming from the direction of the camera as well as from the overhead lights. Written on verso side of image in pencil at the left edge is "#1429". Written at the top edge on verso side in black pen is "1953 #3b" and in pencil "1953 #3b".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015