The First Planar Transistor - A teardrop device which marked the beginning of an industry revolution. Caption accompanying an image reproduced in "A Solid State of Progress" a portfolio of "some of the most important technical milestones in this era" published as a promotional item by Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation circa 1972. Donated by Alice Arsenault.
Fairchild Camera and Instrument Corporation
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