Artifact Details

Title

Neon lamps

Catalog Number

X1096.92A-B

Type

Physical object

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number #47?

Description

This item comprises two pieces: A: Neon bulb B: Neon bulb Text included with items reads: "Neons (1096.92 A-B] and VR92 tubes used by W/C [Wing Commander] Woodhead and W/C Carter to develop a 10 x 10 matrix memory for computers in Ottawa, Ontario in 1943/44."

Category

Component: other

Credit

Gift of R.D. Carter

Lot Number

X1096.92A-B