Artifact Details

Title

UNIVAC solid-state computer convention booth

Catalog Number

102683521

Type

Still image

Date

1959

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Description

This is a black and white image of what appears to be a convention. There is a group of men mingling around a booth/table. The banner hangin on the back of the booth says, [Th]e new UNIVAC SOLID - STATE computer. There is also a big punch card handing below the sign that says: "with ANY punched card system the new UNIVAC SOLID-STATE [8]0 & SOLID-STATE 90 (man's head is blocking the text) computers, Remington Rand Division of Sperry Rand Co[rporation]" On the border of the photo, written in blue pencil is the the letter "K" and the number "3712." There is a red stamp on the back, "Return to convention department," NMAA '59 is written in pencil. On the left hand side of the back the numbers 13253-35-14-85 and what appears to be someone's initials are written in pencil.

Category

Snapshot

Collection Title

David C. Faloon papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Gift of Priscilla A. Hare

Lot Number

X3947.2007