Artifact Details

Title

Reynolds Metals introduces IBM 305 RAMAC

Catalog Number

102657019

Type

Still Image

Date

1956 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number P2093

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of an indoor trade show containing several vendors and people in attendance. The IBM 305 RAMAC is on display with a woman sitting down demonstrating the equipment to a couple of men. All the men are dressed in business suits and some are wearing hats. Written on the top right corner of image is "5" in blue ink. Written on verso side of image in top left corner in green ink is "P2093".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; Computers--History; IBM 305 RAMAC (Computer); Electronic data processing--History

Lot Number

X7413.2015