Artifact Details

Title

1360 Cypress photo-digital storage system (PDSS) tray with cartridges

Catalog Number

102716871

Type

Physical object

Date

1967

Manufacturer

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number SECTION 1042 Printed on an yellow label tape on the end of the tray

Dimensions

overall: 3 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 14 1/4 in

Description

The object is a plastic tray with 33 formed cubby-holes in a three-by-eleven array. Each cubby can contain one film cartridge for the 1360 Photo-Digital Storage System. Each of the cubby-holes has a circular opening on the bottom. Twenty-five of the cubby-holes are populated with empty storage cartridges. All cartridges have numeric labeling visible from the top. The primary number on the cartridges is white and there are four cartridges numbered 01040, ten cartridges numbered 01041, and eleven cartridges numbered 01042, matching the "SECTION 1042" label of the tray.

Category

Memory & storage/optical

Lot Number

XD221.80