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Microprocessor Costs

Container:
Box 3 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 10-123, Austin B. Williams Papers
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Austin B. Williams Papers
Austin B. Williams Papers / Box 3
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Microprocessor Interface Device

Collection Creator:
Baer, Ralph H., 1922-2014  Search this
Container:
Box 22, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1985 - 1986
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning intellectual property rights. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions. Copyright held by the Smithsonian Institution.
Collection Citation:
Ralph H. Baer Papers, 1943-2015, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ralph H. Baer Papers
Ralph H. Baer Papers / Series 6: Product Development Documents
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Research and Development: Microprocessor Chips - Computer electronics individual chips containing electronic circuits (Amoco Corp.)

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 52, Folder 82
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1981
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment. See repository for details.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection / Series 2: Modern Photographs, 1960s-1980s
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Texas Instruments One-Chip Calculator (Microprocessor)

Maker:
Texas Instruments  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (circuitry material)
ceramic (base material)
Measurements:
overall: 9.9 cm x 4 cm x 2 cm; 3 7/8 in x 1 9/16 in x 13/16 in
Object Name:
electronic calculator
Other Terms:
electronic calculator; Handheld
Place made:
United States: Texas, Dallas
Date made:
1971
Credit Line:
Gift of Texas Instruments
ID Number:
CI.336019
Accession number:
319050
Catalog number:
336019
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Handheld Electronic Calculators
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Sinclair ZX81 Microcomputer

Physical Description:
plastic (cases, keys material)
metal (circuitry material)
rubber (feet material)
paper (manual material)
Measurements:
overall: 4.5 cm x 16.5 cm x 17.2 cm; 1 25/32 in x 6 1/2 in x 6 25/32 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Place made:
United Kingdom
Date made:
March 1981 or later
Date made:
ca 1981
Subject:
DELETE  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Ronald S. Wilkinson
ID Number:
1994.0398.01
Catalog number:
1994.0398.01
Accession number:
1994.0398
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Digital Equipment Rainbow 100 Computer

Maker:
Digital Equipment Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 66 cm x 32 cm x 45 cm; 26 in x 12 5/8 in x 17 11/16 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Date made:
1982
Credit Line:
Steve Lubar
ID Number:
1994.0078.01.1
Accession number:
1994.0078
Catalog number:
1994.0078.01.1
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Kaypro IV Portable Computer

Maker:
Kaypro Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 21.5 cm x 48 cm x 43 cm; 8 7/16 in x 18 7/8 in x 16 15/16 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Date made:
1983
ID Number:
1992.0522.01
Catalog number:
1992.0522.01
Accession number:
1992.0522
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Intel Tri-Gate Test Wafer

Maker:
Intel Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (case material)
silicon (overallwafer material)
Measurements:
case: 1 in x 14 1/4 in x 12 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 36.195 cm x 32.385 cm
wafer: 1/32 in x 11 3/4 in; .07938 cm x 29.845 cm
Object Name:
wafer
Date made:
2006
Credit Line:
Gift of Intel Corporation
ID Number:
2014.0098.01
Catalog number:
2014.0098.01
Accession number:
2014.0098
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
Computers & Business Machines
Industry & Manufacturing
American Enterprise
Exhibition:
American Enterprise (wafer)
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Intel Tri-Gate Chip Mask

Physical Description:
glass (mask material)
Measurements:
mask: 6 in x 6 in x 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 15.24 cm x .635 cm
box: 9 7/8 in x 8 7/8 in x 1 7/8 in; 25.0825 cm x 22.5425 cm x 4.7625 cm
Object Name:
mask
Credit Line:
Gift of Intel Corporation
ID Number:
2014.0098.02
Catalog number:
2014.0098.02
Accession number:
2014.0098
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Cesium Atomic Clock

Maker:
Symmetricom, Incorporated  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
gray (overall color)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 16 3/4 in x 19 3/4 in; 14.605 cm x 42.545 cm x 50.165 cm
overall: 5 5/8 in x 16 3/4 in x 20 1/2 in; 14.2875 cm x 42.545 cm x 52.07 cm
Object Name:
atomic clock
Subject:
Modern Physics  Search this
Science & Scientific Instruments  Search this
Credit Line:
Symmetricom, Incorporated
ID Number:
2012.3092.01
Nonaccession number:
2012.3092
Catalog number:
2012.3092.01
Serial number:
US49352868
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Medicine and Science: Modern Physics
Time and Navigation
Science & Mathematics
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Sandia Interior Robot (SIR)

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 3/4 in x 19 1/2 in x 26 in; 73.025 cm x 49.53 cm x 66.04 cm
Object Name:
robot, autonomous interior
Date made:
1985
ID Number:
2011.0073.01
Catalog number:
2011.0073.01
Accession number:
2011.0073
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Robots and Automatons
Science & Mathematics
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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National Rice Cooker & Steamer

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 13 in x 10 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 33.02 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
rice cooker
Date made:
ca 1970
Subject:
kitchen  Search this
Eating  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Rayna Green
ID Number:
2011.0152.06
Catalog number:
2011.0152.06
Accession number:
2011.0152
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Food
FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Domestic Furnishings
Exhibition:
Food: Transforming the American Table
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Altair 8800 Microcomputer

Maker:
Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 17 in x 18 1/2 in; 17.78 cm x 43.18 cm x 46.99 cm
Object Name:
microcomputer
Place made:
United States: New Mexico, Albuquerque
Date made:
1975
Credit Line:
Mark Sienkiewicz
ID Number:
2007.0032.01
Catalog number:
2007.0032.01
Accession number:
2007.0032
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
Artifact Walls exhibit
Exhibition:
Places of Invention
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Altair 8800 Microcomputer Keyboard

Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 20 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in; 8.89 cm x 52.07 cm x 24.765 cm
Object Name:
computer peripheral
microcomputer peripheral
Date made:
1975
Credit Line:
Mark Sienkiewicz
ID Number:
2007.0032.02
Catalog number:
2007.0032.02
Accession number:
2007.0032
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Exhibition:
Places of Invention
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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EDAN-URL:
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Altair 8800 Microcomputer Monitor

Maker:
Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 13 1/2 in x 10 in; 31.75 cm x 34.29 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
computer peripheral
microcomputer peripheral
Place made:
United States: New Mexico, Albuquerque
Date made:
1975
Credit Line:
Mark Sienkiewicz
ID Number:
2007.0032.03
Catalog number:
2007.0032.03
Accession number:
2007.0032
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Medicine and Science: Computers
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Exhibition:
Places of Invention
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Disk Drive for Altair 8800 Microcomputer

Maker:
Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
disk drive: 4 1/2 in x 9 3/4 in x 14 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 24.765 cm x 36.83 cm
computer board: 1 in x 10 in x 5 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 25.4 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
computer peripheral
microcomputer peripheral
Date made:
1975
Credit Line:
Mark Sienkiewicz
ID Number:
2007.0032.04
Catalog number:
2007.0032.04
Accession number:
2007.0032
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Computers & Business Machines
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Altair 8800 Microcomputer Plug-In Cards

Maker:
Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (average): 3/4 in x 10 in x 5 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 25.4 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
computer components (17)
Place made:
United States: New Mexico, Albuquerque
Date made:
1975
Credit Line:
Mark Sienkiewicz
ID Number:
2007.0032.05
Catalog number:
2007.0032.05
Accession number:
2007.0032
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Medicine and Science: Computers
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Simon Electronic Game, 1978

Inventor:
Baer, Ralph H.  Search this
Manufacturer:
Milton Bradley Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 in x 10 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
microprocessor-control game
Date made:
1978
Related Publication:
Baer, Ralph H.. Videogames: In The Beginning
Credit Line:
Gift of Ralph H. Baer
ID Number:
2006.0102.09
Catalog number:
2006.0102.09
Accession number:
2006.0102
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Popular Entertainment
Baer
Family & Social Life
Computers & Business Machines
Exhibition:
My Computing Device
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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Maniac Electronic Game, 1979

Inventor:
Baer, Ralph H.  Search this
Manufacturer:
Ideal Toy Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in; 6.35 cm x 26.67 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
microprocessor-control game
Date made:
1979
Related Publication:
Baer, Ralph H.. Videogames: In The Beginning
Credit Line:
Ralph H. Baer
ID Number:
2006.0102.10
Catalog number:
2006.0102.10
Accession number:
2006.0102
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Baer
Family & Social Life
Computers & Business Machines
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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NorthStar Horizon Personal Computer

Maker:
Northstar  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
average spatial: 19.1 cm x 50.1 cm x 44.5 cm; 7 1/2 in x 19 3/4 in x 17 1/2 in
Object Name:
microcomputer
Date made:
1977
Credit Line:
Peter McWilliams
ID Number:
1989.0354.01
Catalog number:
1989.0354.01
Accession number:
1989.0354
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
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