Photograph, Douglas Engelbart with Early Computer Mouse


This black and white photograph shows Douglas Engelbart sitting in a chair in an SRI office. His right hand is raised to make a point. He wears a suit and tie. An earpiece in his left ear is connected to a computer. Also shown are a mouse and, partially, a keyboard. A blackboard is in the background with the following words and numbers written on it: } PL0T BLANK: ? / PL0T S0LID; ? / 5 -> 3.

Photograph Taken: 1968Date Made (Print): 2014

Depicted (Sitter): Engelbart, DouglasMaker Of The Print: SRI International

Location: Currently not on view

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Credit Line: Gift of SRI International

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2015.3073.02Catalog Number: 2015.3073.02Nonaccession Number: 2015.3073

Object Name: photograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 8 1/2 in x 11 in x 1/16 in; 21.59 cm x 27.94 cm x .15875 cm


Record Id: nmah_1761508

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