Artifact Details

Title

ILLIAC II - Magnetic drum

Catalog Number

102693365

Type

Still Image

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

This is a black and white image of the ILLIAC II Magnetic drum. Verso "Illiac II magnetic drum - large volume storage unit. Data is stored on the surface of a continuously rotating cylinder + deliverd data at a rate of 4 microseconds/52 bit word."

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X4719.2008