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Apple Macintosh Mouse

Apple Macintosh Mouse

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Description
Invented in 1963, the mouse improved interactions with computers. However, not until 1984, when Apple Computers introduced the Macintosh and its graphical user interface, did the mouse become a standard computer component.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microcomputer peripherals
Date made
1984
maker
Apple Computer
Place Made
United States: California, Cupertino
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 4 1/4 in; 3.81 cm x 6.35 cm x 10.795 cm
cord: 49 in; 124.46 cm
ID Number
1985.3011.01.1
catalog number
1985.3011.01.1
nonaccession number
1985.3011
Credit Line
Apple Computer
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Artifact Walls exhibit
Computers & Business Machines
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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