Artifact Details

Title

DEC PDP-4 and PDP-1 at exhibit booth at the AFIPS Fall Joint Computer Conference

Catalog Number

102652462

Type

Still Image

Date

1964 ca.

Dimensions

5 x 7 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a color image of an computer exhibition with the PDP-4 and PDP-1 from DEC on display. The booth is labeled "DIGITAL EQUIPMENT CORPORATION", "PDP-4", and "PDP-1". There are two men at the booth. The man on the right side of the image is standing and has his left hand on the monitor of the PDP-1. The man on the left of the image is also standing with his hands behind his back. Both men are wearing suits and ties. Light is coming from the overhead lights. The PDP-1 is partially hidden behind another booth wall. All that is visible of the PDP-1 is the monitor. Most of the PDP-4 system is in full view.

Category

Publicity photograph; Snapshot; Identification photograph

Subject

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC); PDP-1 (Computer); PDP-4 (Computer)

Credit

Gift of Joanne and Irwin"Jake" Jacobs

Lot Number

X3227.2006