Artifact Details

Title

Osborne 1

Catalog Number

102712590

Type

Still Image

Publisher

The Computer Museum

Identifying Numbers

Other number #1938 Verso

Dimensions

overall: 8 x 10

Description

B&W image of the Osborne 1.
Verso: Paper label:" Single-use Reproduction Rights Granted (c) The Computer Muceum"
Red striped paper label:" Osborne 1 Computer"
Metadata attachec: " The Computer Museum 300 Congress Street Boston, MA 02210 (617) 426-2800"
The 24 pound Osborne 1 introduced in 1981 was advertised as the first "portable" computer. The Osborne 1's keyboard folds over the face of the computer and bercomes its own carrying case. Osborne's initial succees can be atrtributed to the extensive software that came with the purchase price."

Category

Identification photograph

Series Title

Virtual Visible Storage images

Lot Number

X7413.2015