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dc.identifier.citation Roosth, Bob (photographer). "R1 computer, close view of tape, Rice University." (1970 and 1971) Rice University:
dc.description A close-up view of the reel of tape used on one of the columnar data tape drives for Rice University’s R1 computer. The tape is labeled “Pubic sys. tp. 1/24/69”. What looks like two puncture holes are gunshot stickers stuck on the glass. Photograph taken by Bob Roosth. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
dc.description.abstract Donated by Rice graduate Bill Harris, class of 1971, friend of the photographer and fellow Rice graduate, Bob Roosth, Will Rice College class of 1971.
dc.publisher Rice University
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dc.subject.lcshRice University--History
R1 computer (Rice University)
Data tape drives
Roosth, Bob, (photographer)
dc.title R1 computer, close view of tape, Rice University
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using an unidentified scanner belonging to the donor. Master Tiff images were scanned at 8-bit greyscale, 600 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2014 1970-1971
dc.source.collection Electronically donated image which forms part of the Rice University Historical Images collection. wrc04974
dc.contributor.photographer Roosth, Bob
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
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