Artifact Details

Title

IBM Card Programmed Computer (CPC)

Catalog Number

102652278

Type

Still Image

Date

1949 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 7856

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Copyright Holder

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Description

This is a black and white image of an IBM CPC against a white background. The system is composed of Type 941 Storage Unit, Type 412-418 Accounting Machine, Type 605 Electronic Calculator, Type 527 High-Speed Punch. Stamped on verso side in black ink is "IBM ARCHIVES 171 Saw Mill River Road Hawthorne, New York, 10532" and written in black ink is "213 p263" and "CPC". Written in pencil on verso side is "70% #7856". Written on yellow post it note is "1949 CPC". The small form taped on verso side states "Author: Please check top and figure no. carefully 1 2 3 Symbol AFIPS Job No. 7856 Neg. No 14 Fig No. 14". Text on the small white label on bottom right corner on verso side of image is "Annals Phelps Fig. 14 2/4/80" with the date in red.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); IBM Card programmed Computer/calculator (CPC)

Credit

Gift of J.A.N. Lee

Lot Number

X3191.2005