DEC PDP-1 Collection

DEC PDP-1 Collection

The PDP-1 archive contains documents, photos, movies and music relating to Digital Equipment Corporation's groundbreaking PDP-1 computer. The launch of the PDP-1 (Programmed Data Processor-1) computer in 1959 marked a radical shift in the philosophy of computer design: it was the first commercial computer that focused on interaction with the user rather than the efficient use of computer cycles. It was also Digital Equipment Corporation's first computer.

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Result 81-87 of about 87

Ken Olsen announcing the PDP-1 computer at the 1959 Eastern Joint Computer Conference.
Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Still Image, 1959
102631263

PDP-1 final checkout at DEC Mill plant
Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Still Image, 1961 ca.
102631268

LGP-30 with operators
General Precision Systems Inc. Librascope Group
Still Image, 1960 ca.
102631232

People working in TX-0 computer room
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Lincoln Laboratory
Still Image, 1962 ca.
102631237

Ed Fredkin working on PDP-1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Still Image, 1960 ca.
102631244

MIT TX-0 computer
Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Still Image, 1956
102631218

People working on PDP-1 before shipment
Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)
Still Image, 1961 ca.
102631270