Artifact Details

Title

IBM RAMAC 305 at a design engineering show 1960

Catalog Number

102657165

Type

Still Image

Date

1960 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1296

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of two men in business suits standing behind an IBM sign talking to another person smoking a pipe and also in a business suit. This is at show or convention. The IBM sign says "Let IBM's RAMAC 305 answer your questions about aluminum". "3" is written in blue ink on the top right corner of the image. Writing on verso side of image near the top edge in pencil says "1960 Design Engineering Show from Collection of John" and "#1296". In black ink to the right of the writing in pencil is "J. McCaffray" and "IBM RAMAC". The light source is coming from the ceiling from overhead lights.

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History

Lot Number

X7413.2015