Artifact Details

Title

Fairchild at 50 : Silicon Valley's seminal start-up

Catalog Number

102762862

Type

Text

Date

2007-09-30

Author

Boslet, Mark

Publisher

San Jose Mercury News

Identifying Numbers

Other number doc-472a1fe7e9659 Deprecated ITCHP Number

Extent

2 p.

Description

This feature article from page 1 of the Sunday edition of the San Jose Mercury News described how "the chipmaker spawned an industry - and a culture." It includes the iconic image of the Fairchild founders seated under the Flying F logo taken by Wayne Miller in 1960 and a diagram showing some of the company spin-outs including AMD, Intel, LSI Logic, and National Semiconductor. Donated by David Laws. 2 scanned pages.

Category

Article

Collection Title

Information Technology Corporate Histories Collection

Lot Number

X7847.2017