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Catalog Number

102663946

Title

Stable test pattern on Type 30 display created as part of the DEC PDP-1 restoration project

Type

Still Image

Date

2006-09

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, Calif., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

182 KB

Format

Electronic image

Description

This is a color digital image of a stable test pattern screenshot on the DEC type 30 display for the PDP-1. There are several symbols and grid lines on the circular screen. The DEC logo appears on the bottom right corner of the image that reads "digital EQUIPMENT CORPORATION". There is a reflection on the screen of someone standing next to the photographer and the camera tripod.

Category

Digital Image; Digital photograph; Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Credit

Created by the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration team

Lot Number

X3509.2006