Electromechanical Computer Component, ASSC Mark I Storage Counter

Electromechanical Computer Component, ASSC Mark I Storage Counter

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Description
This component from the Automatic Sequence Controled Calculator, an electromechanical computer built by IBM for Harvard University, is stored in a plexiglass case.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
electromechanical computer component
date made
1944
maker
IBM
Physical Description
plastic (box, part of frame material)
metal (circuitry, prongs material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 cm x 12.7 cm x 10 cm; 2 5/32 in x 5 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
1988.3099.02
nonaccession number
1988.3099
catalog number
1989.3099.01
Credit Line
Gift of International Business Machines
subject
Mathematics
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Computers & Business Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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