Artifact Details

Title

Alan Kotok writes a program using DDT on a Soroban typewriter during the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration project

Catalog Number

102664153

Type

Moving Image

Date

2005-07

Publisher

Computer History Museum. PDP-1 restoration team

Place of Publication

Mountain View, Calif., U.S.

Platform

Apple Quicktime software

Extent

01:29:28

Format

Mini-DV

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

This is a color moving image of Alan Kotok typing a program using DDT into a Soroban typewriter as part of the PDP-1 restoration project. Image is a little grainy and there is heavy movement of the camera.

Category

Documentary

Subject

Soroban Engineering, Inc.; Kotok, Alan; Digital Computer Corporation (DEC); PDP-1 (Computer)

Credit

Created by the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration team

Lot Number

X3509.2006