Artifact Details

Title

Woman next to a Univac mass storage unit

Catalog Number

102664695

Type

Still Image

Publisher

Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division

Identifying Numbers

Other number Fig 8
Other number OOC 1337

Dimensions

8 1/4 x 11 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of a woman, standing at left, in front of a Univac's mass storage unit against a white background. She is wearing a skirt and holding a Univac binder or folder with her right hand. J. Presper Eckert describes this type of storage unit in his speech "Industry Science & Technology in Last Third of the Century, 1966" as "...Univac's fastest and largest mass storage unit." (p. 10). Written on verso side is "Fig. 8". Written in pencil on small white strip included with binder is "1337".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Univac (Computer); Eckert, J. Presper, Jr.

Collection Title

J. Pres Eckert papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Purchase of the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3115.2005