Artifact Details

Title

UNIVAC tape reel

Catalog Number

102673927

Type

Physical object

Date

1951 ca.

Manufacturer

Remington Rand Univac

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number #2 On spool after company name
Other number 3-28 On label on number
Other number 501269-1 Part number on box
Serial number 114817 On spool
Serial number 48934 On spool

Dimensions

overall: 3/4 in x 8 in x 8 in

Description

Object consists of the a metal tape spool marked "UNIVAC" and original cardboard box. There are Life & Casualty Insurance Co. labels on the tape spool. Handwritten on the box top is "SERVICE ROOTINE TAPE TO be Used BY OPERATORS OR ENGINEERS FOR Computer Only".

Category

Memory/tape

Credit

Gift of Sarah I. Lawson

Lot Number

X941.88