Artifact Details

Title

Hollerith Electric Tabulating System (replica)

Catalog Number

XD231.81

Type

Physical object

Date

1981

Manufacturer

Roberto Guatelli

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number Hollerith Census Machine

Dimensions

sorter: 30 1/2 in x 30 in x 14 in; tabulator: 56 in x 38 in x 35 1/2 in

Description

Object includes tabulator with integral card reader built into desk top and card sorter in separate cabinet. Card sorter is not shown in Mimsy photograph.
"Pantograph" type card punch replica shown in Mimsy photo is cataloged as a separate object. Replica made under commission to The Computer Museum by IBM model-builder Roberto Guatelli.

Category

I/O : punched card

Subject

Hollerith, Herman; Census; Tabulating machine; Unit record equipment

Credit

Gift of the Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Lot Number

XD231.81