Artifact Details

Title

R. E. McDonald explains to J. Frank Forster the new UNIVAC plated-wire memory

Catalog Number

102683543

Type

Still image

Date

1966

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Description

This is a black and white image of two men and a UNIVAC machine. The typed description attached to back of photo reads: FOr RELEASE: PM, TUESDAY, JUNE 21, 1966 -- Features of the new UNIVAC plated-wire memory are explained to J. Frank Forster (right), president of Sperry Rand Corporation, by R. E. McDonald, president of the company's UNIVAC Division. The plated-wire memory provides high-speed, random access internal storage for the UNIVAC 9200 and UNIVAC 9300 Systems which were announced here today. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: H. D. Wulforst Sperry Rand Corporation UNIVAC Division 1290 Avenue of the Americas New York, N. Y. 10019 Tel. (212) 956-2016

Category

Publicity photograph; Snapshot

Collection Title

David C. Faloon papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Gift of Priscilla A. Hare

Lot Number

X3947.2007