Artifact Details

Title

IBM 738 Magnetic core control storage

Catalog Number

102729205

Type

Physical object

Date

c. 1957

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Part number 509852 Stamped on top of a power supply on front bottom.
Part number 518261 On a plastic tag attached to frame on rear left.
Part number 6370754 On a plastic tag attached to frame on rear left.

Dimensions

overall: 63 1/2 in x 63 in x 29 in; overall incl. cables as palleted: 63 1/2 in x 70 in x 37 in

Description

This object is part of the 709 system donated by Paul Pierce. Date of manufacture is based on date stamped on the power supply in front bottom. A bag of plastic panels and miscellaneous hardware is attached to the object.

Category

Memory/core

Collection Title

Paul Pierce Collection

Credit

Gift of Paul Pierce

Lot Number

X7021.2014