Artifact Details

Title

Microfiche reader

Catalog Number

102710999

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

Micron Corporation

Place Manufactured

Iron Ridge, Wisc.

Identifying Numbers

Model number Micron 775 Embossed on the front of the object
Model number Model 775 Printed on a label on the back of the object
Other number MC 503 Printed on a microfiche guide magnetically attached to the front of the object
Serial number Serial No. 20869 Printed on a label on the back of the object

Dimensions

overall: 20 1/2 in x 12 in x 18 in

Description

The object is a standard-design microfiche reader, with a viewing area of 11.5-inch-wide by 9.75-inch-high viewing screen, which is clear plastic with a blue tint. The tray for the fiche is below the screen. On the front of the object are a "low/high/off" switch and an adjustment knob for the screen..The function of a paper envelope pasted to the side of the object is probably to hold fiche. On the back of the object is an attached three-prong power cord. Several items found with the object have been sent to Archives.

Category

I/O/other