Alpha Micro System Disk Version 4.2


This is one of eight 8" floppy disks received with the Alpha AMS100 microcomputer (1998.0234.01) and its parts. Alpha Microsystems, a firm in Irvine, California, developed both microcomputers and software to be used on them. This particular disk is the version 4.2, presumably of the system disk. An orage sticker on the disk reads: AMOS RELEASE (/) 4.2.

Date Made: ca 1980

Maker: Alpha Microsystems

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: California, Irvine

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers


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Credit Line: Larry W. Fansler

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1998.3072.04Catalog Number: 1998.3072.04Nonaccession Number: 1998.3072

Object Name: Diskette, 8-inch

Measurements: overall: 20.3 cm x 20.3 cm; 8 in x 8 in


Record Id: nmah_1029486

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