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My Early Days With IBM and Sorbus - Howard Oels

1948 IBM Pluggable Unit Advertisement



You will observe that the IBM Digital Logic Trainer we have in  the museum's computer display uses many of these pluggable modules!



Yes! You could get computer art mail-order!
Of course, if you had access to a computer you would have printed this out yourself!  This picture was one of the 'famous pieces' or artwork that graced most computer rooms in the 60's and 70's
(From Nick Yost Surprise Arizona)


IBM 129 Card Removal Tool
(©The Aldridge Collection at SMECC)

Vintage IBM Unit Record insert/extract plug/deplug tool.


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