Artifact Details

Title

UNIVAC tape reel

Catalog Number

102673928

Type

Physical object

Date

1951 ca.

Manufacturer

Remington Rand Univac

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number #1 After company name on label
Other number 3-28 Printed on label
Other number [illegible]259-1 Part number on torn label on side of box
Serial number 92645 Stamped on inside of box
Serial number [illegible]971 On torn label on side of box

Dimensions

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

Description

Object consists of a metal tape spool marked "UNIVAC" and original cardboard box with a UNIVAC logo. There are Life & Casualty Insurance Co. labels on the tape spool which state that this is a routine tape. Includes instructions on how to get Univac to play "Hail Pennsylvania." Also shipping instruction to University of Pennsylvania.

Category

Memory/tape

Credit

Gift of Sarah I. Lawson

Lot Number

X941.88