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Stylus Pen for the Apple Newton MessagePad Model H1000

Stylus Pen for the Apple Newton MessagePad Model H1000

Usage conditions apply
Apple Computer Corporation introduced its Newton personal digital assistant in 1993. Data was to be entered using stylus pens like this on. Although the instrument was rich with features, high cost and poor handwriting recognition led to commercial failure.
See 1999.0290.01 for the Apple Newton itself.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Portable Computer, Personal Digital Assistant Component
Date made
Apple Computer, Inc.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
overall: 13 cm x 1 cm x.4 cm; 5 1/8 in x 3/8 in x 3/16 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
James F. Young
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Medicine and Science: Computers
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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