Artifact Details

Title

Robert Price, seated right, at printer console by ERA 1103 digital computer

Catalog Number

102665140

Type

Still Image

Date

1954-12-15

Publisher

General Dynamics Corporation. Convair Division; Engineering Research Associates (ERA)

Identifying Numbers

Other number ERA 1003
Other number T-26577

Dimensions

9 x 11 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of an unidentified man, seated left, and Robert Price, seated right, working beside the ERA 1103 computer. Robert is reading something from the printer station and the other man is working on the console on the ERA 1103. None of them are looking at the camera. Stamped on verso side is "T26577 CONVAIR, A DIVISION OF GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION". There is also a label with writing that reads "PROJECT BROCHURE NEG. NO. T-26577...DETAILED TITLE Digital Computer in Operation, Front Close-up...."

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Price, Robert M.; ERA 1103 (Computer)

Credit

Gift of Robert Price

Lot Number

X3595.2006