Artifact Details

Title

PDP-5, 1964

Catalog Number

102680794

Type

Still image

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

Other number PDP5 #2160 Verso ink

Dimensions

overall: 10 in x 8 in

Description

Black and white image of PDP-8 in a test environment. A man is standing looking at the printer and a woman is sitting at the console with her hand on a switch. All the components are on wooden skids. In the background are many other test "cubicles" . It is used as the introduction to a section in Chapter 4 headed "Computing in the '60s". Has small round blue paper sticker on top right corner with "100% Page 14"

Category

Photograph

Series Title

Digital at Work - page 46

Lot Number

X7413.2015