Artifact Details

Title

Joe Fredrick and Lyle Bickely inspecting PDP-1 backplane as part of the PDP-1 restoration project

Catalog Number

102663955

Type

Still Image

Date

2004-05

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, Calif., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

282 KB

Format

Electronic image

Description

This is a color digital image showing three men in the PDP-1 restoration room. The unidentified man on the far left of the image is standing looking down. Joe Fredrick, center, is looking through the magnifying glass and light at one of the PDP-1 circuit panels. Lyle Bickely, right, has his left hand clenched as if to throw something to the left. Several of the panels on the PDP-1 are open revealing the interior components.

Category

Digital Image; Digital photograph; Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Fredrick, Joe; PDP-1 (Computer); Bickley, Lyle; Digital Computer Corporation (DEC)

Credit

Created by the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration team

Lot Number

X3509.2006