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Catalog Number

102663950

Title

Aligning the Soroban typewriter permutation bar during the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration project

Type

Still Image

Date

2005-02-01

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, Calif., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

268 KB

Format

Electronic image

Description

This is a color digital image of PDP-1 Restoration Project team member Ken Sumrall working on the Soroban typewriter permutation bar. The unit is unassembled with Ken's hands holding a bar and testing functionality. There are several loose screws and a some tools on the white round table as well.

Category

Digital Image; Digital photograph; Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

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

Credit

Created by the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration team

Lot Number

X3509.2006