Artifact Details

Title

Printout of the 1970s DEC email correspondence about the DEC email system

Catalog Number

102776088

Type

Text

Date

1977-1981

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Description

In the mid-to-late 1970s Digital Equipment developed an internal email system running under DSM (Mumps) operating system on PDP-11. This item is a dot matrix printout of hundreds of emails about the email system which was harvested from someone's "email" folder on that email system. Subjects include features, suggestions, mistakes, and other day-to-day tasks and issues.

Category

Correspondence

Credit

Gift of David Slauenwhite

Lot Number

X8176.2017