Artifact Details

Title

Whirlwind Parity Register

Catalog Number

102688411

Type

Physical object

Date

1951

Manufacturer

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 01091 Printed on label on bottom
Other number 02079 Printed on label on bottom
Other number 02096 Printed on label on bottom
Other number 403 Printed on bottom
Other number 842 Printed on tag on top
Other number F10-5 Handwritten on label attached to top in lower right corner
Other number J15 1 FROM R Printed on label
Serial number 24

Dimensions

overall: 8 1/2 in x 26 in x 15 1/2 in

Description

Two loose labels are in a plastic bag attached to the object. One label reads "842 PARITY REGISTER", and the other label reads "J15 1 FROM R".

Category

Component/module

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation

Lot Number

X115.82