Artifact Details

Title

1360 Cypress photo-digital storage system cartridge

Catalog Number

102732905

Type

Physical object

Date

1961 ca.

Manufacturer

International Business Machines (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 83-312-01 Written in ink on the top

Dimensions

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

Description

Object is a single data cartridge for the IBM 1360 "Cypress" photo-digital data storage. It contains 30 film strips. There is a white gummed label on the side reading "RECORD ?? AT??? 8-11-77". There is also a small piece of Velcro material on the side. In order to open the cartridge, press down in the small hole in the top of the lid and press sideways.

Category

Memory & storage/optical