Artifact Details

Title

Wes Clark and first demonstration of LINC

Catalog Number

102680047

Type

Still Image

Date

1962-03-27

Publisher

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Lincoln Laboratory

Place of Publication

Lexington, MA, US

Identifying Numbers

#1652
#16552b

Dimensions

overall: 8.5 in x 11 in

Description

Black and white photograph with Wes Clark standing in front of LINC console. He is adjusting the controls of the small display.
The computer is mounted on a library table which is on a step up carpeted platform in front of a black board,
On the checkered black and white tile floor is a large cabinet with cables running to the console. This is a photograph of the first public demonstration of LINC (Laboratory Instrument Computer) on March 27, 1962
Verso has LINC Credit Lincol Labs in pencil; Property of The Computer Museum, 300 Congress Street, Boston, MA 02210; This photograph may not be reproduced without written permission of the Photographic Archives of The COmputer Museum, Boston, MA

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015