Artifact Details

Title

SEAC Control Room

Catalog Number

102710243

Type

Still Image

Dimensions

overall: 7 in x 5 in

Description

Black and white. SEAC Computing room at the National Bureau of Standards. This is a book page.
Figure 1.1 SEAC from control console side. Figure 1.2 Component parts of a SEAC instruction .
SEAC was the first computer to use all-diode logic. Diodes are much more reliable than vacuum tubes. It was also the first stored program computer to be completed in the U.S. Standards Eastern Automatic Computer.

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015
 

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