Artifact Details

Title

Man sitting at early PDP-1 console

Catalog Number

102749056

Type

Still image

Date

ca. 1959

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Identifying Numbers

File number 119 DEC identification number

Format

Negative

Description

This is the PDP-1A system. It includes a freestanding user console with integrated CRT, a "programatic flexowriter" console and 3 system bays. This was the first PDP. Only one was built.

Category

Publicity photograph

Collection Title

Digital Equipment Corporation records

Series Title

Still images: Negatives

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004