Photograph, Console, Keyboard and Mouse for Interaction with CDC 160A

Photograph, Console, Keyboard and Mouse for Interaction with CDC 160A

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Description
This black and white photograph, taken at SRI in June 1965, shows a computer console with the first mouse. The console was linked to a CDC 160A computer. The console and keyboard are at the center, the mouse aon the right, and another device on the left. Text appear on the console.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
photograph taken
1965
date made (print)
2014
maker of the print
SRI International
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
ID Number
2015.3073.06
catalog number
2015.3073.06
nonaccession number
2015.3073
Credit Line
Gift of SRI International
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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