Artifact Details

Title

Leibniz - Digital Computer Museum Postcard

Catalog Number

102712199

Type

Still Image

Place of Publication

Marlboro, MA, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number #118 Verso pencil
Other number 251 Verso white paper sticker in pencil

Dimensions

overall: 4 in x 6 in

Description

Black and white postcard by the Digital Computer Museum. Verso Metadata: " Gottfried Leibniz (1646-1716) The great philosopher and mathematician invented a stepped-wheel device that became the basis for automatic calculators."
Verso bottom "Photo courtesy of Bettmann Archive" Recto has portrait of Leibniz with Latin inscriptions.

Category

Photograph

Credit

Courtesy of Gwen Bell

Lot Number

X7413.2015