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Pronto Series 16 Personal Computer, Central Processing Unit

Maker:
PRONTO Computers, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 39.5 cm x 17.8 cm x 34.5 cm; 15 9/16 in x 7 in x 13 9/16 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Place Made:
United States: California, Torrance
Date made:
1983-1987
Credit Line:
Henry Gasbarro and Skip Hansen
ID Number:
2001.0255.01
Catalog number:
2001.0255.01
Accession number:
2001.0255
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Work
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_834440
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ICT 4-434 Punch Cards Associated with International Computers and Tabulators Limited

Maker:
International Computers Ltd  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 19 cm x 8.4 cm; 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 5/16 in
Object Name:
Punch Cards, Group Of
Place made:
United Kingdom: England
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Douglas W. Jones
ID Number:
1996.0142.20
Catalog number:
1996.0142.20
Accession number:
1996.0142
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Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_690507

Computers

Artist:
Jean-Francois Podevin, born 1954  Search this
Medium:
Acrylic on board
Dimensions:
66cm x 51.3cm (26" x 20 3/16"), Image
Type:
Painting
Date:
1986
Topic:
Equipment\Computer  Search this
Equipment\Industrial  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Time magazine
Object number:
NPG.90.TC32
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.TC32

IAS Computer

Director:
von Neumann, John  Search this
Previous owner:
Institute for Advanced Study  Search this
Maker:
von Neumann, John  Search this
Institute for Advanced Study  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 118 in x 126 in x 33 in; 299.72 cm x 320.04 cm x 83.82 cm
Object Name:
computer
mainframe computer
Place Made:
United States: New Jersey, Princeton
Date made:
1946-1951
Credit Line:
Gift of Princeton University
ID Number:
CI.320250.01
Catalog number:
320250
Accession number:
220575
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Military
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_334741

Documentation, Price List for the Altair 8800 and Related Computers and Software

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 21.6 cm x 28 cm; 1/32 in x 8 1/2 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
documentation
Date made:
1976
Credit Line:
Transfer from Naval Research Laboratory
ID Number:
2013.3016.03
Nonaccession number:
2013.3016
Catalog number:
2013.3016.03
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1440628

Portable Computer, Starlet NEC Portable Computer PC-8401A

Maker:
NEC  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (case, keys material)
rubber (feet material)
metal (tag, screws material)
paper (tag material)
glass (display material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 cm x 29.2 cm x 22 cm; 5 1/8 in x 11 1/2 in x 8 21/32 in
computer, closed: 7 cm x 30 cm x 22 cm; 2 3/4 in x 11 13/16 in x 8 21/32 in
disk drive: 5.5 cm x 14 cm x 17 cm; 2 5/32 in x 5 1/2 in x 6 11/16 in
power adaptor (without cord): 6 cm x 5 cm x 6.5 cm; 2 3/8 in x 1 31/32 in x 2 9/16 in
Object Name:
portable computer
Place made:
Nihon
Date made:
ca 1984
Credit Line:
Gift of Sharon Simkin
ID Number:
2014.0260.03
Catalog number:
2014.0260.03
Accession number:
2014.0260
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1694518
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Visual Commuter Computer

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall, closed: 8.5 cm x 45 cm x 39.5 cm; 3 11/32 in x 17 23/32 in x 15 9/16 in
power cord: 237 cm; 93 5/16 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Tewksbury
Date made:
1983
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of James S. Egan
ID Number:
2017.0321.01
Accession number:
2017.0321
Catalog number:
2017.0321.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1865145
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Mainframe Computer Component, Magnetic Wire Cartridge for the SEAC Computer

Maker:
National Bureau of Standards  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
tape (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 cm x 25.4 cm x 30.5 cm; 1 31/32 in x 10 in x 12 in
Object Name:
mainframe computer component
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
ca 1960
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.0084.02
Accession number:
2013.0084
Catalog number:
2013.0084.02
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1441566
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Set of Documents Relating to a 1958 High School Course in Computers, with Punch Cards

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
folder: 11 in x 8 1/2 in x 1/4 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm x .635 cm
Object Name:
documents, set of
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Concord
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Education  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward N. Chase
ID Number:
2015.3072.01
Catalog number:
2015.3072.01
Nonaccession number:
2015.3072
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1761120
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Mainframe Computer Component, VR92 Diode

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
metal (connectors material)
Measurements:
overall: 1 cm x 4.7 cm x 1 cm; 13/32 in x 1 27/32 in x 13/32 in
Object Name:
mainframe computer component
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.3034.01
Catalog number:
2013.3034.01
Nonaccession number:
2013.3034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448937
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Book, 101 BASIC Computer Games

Maker:
Digital Equipment Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1.8 cm x 22 cm x 28 cm; 23/32 in x 8 21/32 in x 11 1/32 in
Object Name:
book
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Maynard
Date made:
1974
Credit Line:
Gift of David A. Studebaker
ID Number:
2014.3067.01
Nonaccession number:
2014.3067
Catalog number:
2014.3067.01
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1465425

Poster, Von Abakus bis Computer

Maker:
IBM Deutschland  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 27 in x 27 in; 68.58 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
Poster
poster
Place made:
Deutschland
Date made:
ca 1975
Credit Line:
Gift of I. Bernard Cohen
ID Number:
1988.0803.03
Catalog number:
1988.0803.03
Accession number:
1988.0803
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1064490

Mainframe Computer Component, Male Connector

Physical Description:
plastic (base material)
wire (pins material)
Measurements:
overall: 2.4 cm x 8.5 cm x 31.3 cm; 15/16 in x 3 11/32 in x 12 5/16 in
Object Name:
mainframe computer component
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.3034.12
Catalog number:
2013.3034.12
Nonaccession number:
2013.3034
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448965

Tandy 1400 Personal Computer LT

Maker:
Tandy Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (case, keys, display cover, adapter cover material)
metal (circuitry material)
paper (sticker material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 cm x 31.2 cm x 36.5 cm; 3 5/32 in x 12 9/32 in x 14 3/8 in
adapter: 8.4 cm x 5 cm x 6.2 cm; 3 5/16 in x 1 31/32 in x 2 7/16 in
overall: 8 cm x 31.2 cm x 36.5 cm; 3 5/32 in x 12 9/32 in x 14 3/8 in
Object Name:
portable computer
Place made:
Nihon
Date made:
ca 1987
Credit Line:
Gift of Merz H. Peters
ID Number:
2014.0090.01
Accession number:
2014.0090
Catalog number:
2014.0090.01
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1465244
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Mainframe Computer Component, Connector

Physical Description:
wood or plastic (cylinder material)
metal (prongs material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 cm x 16.2 cm x .7 cm; 25/32 in x 6 3/8 in x 9/32 in
Object Name:
mainframe computer component
mainframe computer component
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.3034.14
Catalog number:
2013.3034.14
Nonaccession number:
2013.3034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448984
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Mainframe Computer Model, IBM 1401

Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 9 1/2 in x 11 in; 15.24 cm x 24.13 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
mainframe computer model
Date made:
ca 1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Thomas J. Bergin
ID Number:
2013.0129.01
Accession number:
2013.0129
Catalog number:
2013.0129.01
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1446199
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Mainframe Computer Component, Delay Lines

Physical Description:
plastic (core material)
metal (windings, wires material)
Measurements:
part:: 1.5 cm x 12.8 cm x 1.5 cm; 19/32 in x 5 1/32 in x 19/32 in
Object Name:
computer components, mainframe
mainframe computer components
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.3034.09
Catalog number:
2013.3034.09
Nonaccession number:
2013.3034
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448947

Mainframe Computer Components, Delay Lines

Physical Description:
plastic (cylinders material)
metal (wires material)
Measurements:
overall: 3.6 cm x 24 cm x 3 cm; 1 13/32 in x 9 7/16 in x 1 3/16 in
Object Name:
mainframe computer components
mainframe computer components
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.3034.10
Catalog number:
2013.3034.10
Nonaccession number:
2013.3034
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448950

Mainframe Computer Component, Connectors

Physical Description:
wood (cylinder material)
metal (endpieces material)
Measurements:
overall: .6 cm x 16.2 cm x 2.5 cm; 1/4 in x 6 3/8 in x 31/32 in
Object Name:
mainframe computer component
Place made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Credit Line:
Gift of Vicki Stauffacher
ID Number:
2013.3034.13
Catalog number:
2013.3034.13
Nonaccession number:
2013.3034
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1448979

iPad Tablet Computer with Adapter

Maker:
Apple Computer, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
glass (screen material)
metal (case, plug material)
plastic (cord, adapter material)
Measurements:
computer: 1 cm x 19 cm x 24.3 cm; 13/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 9 9/16 in
adapter: 8 cm x 4.8 cm x 2 cm; 3 5/32 in x 1 7/8 in x 25/32 in
Object Name:
tablet computer
Place made:
China
Date made:
2011
Credit Line:
Gift of Laura Warner
ID Number:
2013.0272.01
Accession number:
2012.0272
Catalog number:
2012.0272.01
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1456024
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