Peter Samson plays music for Alan Kotok and rest of PDP-1 restoration team during the Computer History Museum PDP-1 restoration project

Running Time: 00:28:04/29316 KB

Date: 2005-07

Copyright Owner: Computer History Museum

Accession: 102664159

Description: During the course of the restoration project, original MIT hacker Peter Samson, rebuilt Spacewar! from source tapes to work with the control boxes the team built, and to use the intensity feature of the display. He also read the music data tapes, reverse-engineered their data format, and wrote a program to play them.