Artifact Details

Title

Eric Smith of the PDP-1 restoration team with DEC type 30 display test pattern

Catalog Number

102664939

Type

Still Image

Date

2005-04

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, Calif., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number DEC PDP-1

Dimensions

205 KB

Format

Electronic image

Description

This is a color digital image of Eric Smith sitting in front of the DEC type 30 display that shows a test screen pattern. He has his arms folded and is looking at the camera. There are several paper tapes on the table in front of the display. In the background is a whiteboard with writing in blue and red pens. On the left side of the image is the PDP-1 mainframe.

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