Artifact Details

Title

Plugboard

Catalog Number

102656684

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 604

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.

Description

Object is a plugboard for an IBM machine, identified as the 604 by a paper slip stuck under the number cover. (Boards of the same dimension fit several IBM machines.) The board had a paper cover giving the plug designation, the part of which is held in by plug wires remains but the lower part has been torn off.

Category

Memory/connector / plugboard