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Catalog Search is a powerful resource for researchers, students and history enthusiasts. The museum's collection holds more than 100,000 items including hardware, ephemera, photographs, moving images, documents and software artifacts.

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Oral Histories

Oral History Collection

This archive contains transcripts and videos of oral history interviews and panel discussions with key pioneers and contributors to the Information Age.
Computer Chess

Computer Chess

The Computer Chess archive contains documents, photos, movies and oral histories relating to the history of computer chess from 1945 to 1997.
Fortran Archive

Fortran Archive

The Fortran archive is a collection of materials, primarily documents, relating to the early years of the development of the programming language Fortran, 1954 to 1964.
Marketing Brochures

Marketing Brochures

A selection of marketing brochures from the museum's collection, dating from 1948 to 1988.
Archival Finding Aids

Archival Finding Aids

The Museum collection contains many unique documents and other primary source materials. You can access these primary sources through finding aids.
DEC PDP-1

DEC PDP-1

The PDP-1 archive contains documents, photos, movies and music relating to Digital Equipment Corporation's groundbreaking PDP-1 computer.
IBM Stretch

IBM Stretch

The IBM Stretch archive is a collection of items, primarily documents, relating to the development of the IBM 7030 ("Stretch") computer project from 1955 to 1961.
Fairchild Patent Notebooks

Fairchild Patent Notebooks

The Fairchild Patent Notebooks revolutionized microelectronics and drove the explosive growth of the Silicon Valley.