Artifact Details

Title

PDP-11 Anniversary plaque

Catalog Number

102662442

Type

Physical object

Date

1980

Manufacturer

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Dimensions

overall: 1 in x 12 in x 18 in

Description

Silver plaque on object reads, "Happy Anniversary PDP-11." in big black letters at top, followed by seven paragraphs on the importance of PDP-11 product. "After ten years still the world's best-selling computer." printed under along with Digital logo. On a separate plaque under the larger silver one, "10th Anniversary of the PDP-11 Wall Street Journal May 1 1980 Gordon Bell."

Category

Ephemera/plaque / paperweight

Credit

Gift of Gwen and Gordon Bell

Lot Number

X2634.2004