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61022 Cubicles housing the Rank prototype xerographic printer

Description of Photograph

Photograph of the closed cubicles containing the prototype Rank xerographic printer which later became the Xeronic, with an unidentified operator holding one of the 'more than 100 transistorised sub-units'.  According to the printed caption on the reverse, probably text from a trade brochure, 'These two cubicles contain the electronic equipment of the Rank Precision Industries high speed, high quality computer output printer on show for the first time at the Electronic Computer Exhibition at Olympia November 28th/December 4th [1958]'.

Collected by Peter Bird as part of his research for his book LEO - The First Business Computer (1994).

Date: 1958

Physical Description: 1 photographic print; black and white

Archives Hub References: CMLEO/PB/PH/3/61022

Other References: DCMLEO20190816008

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Photograph of 61022  Cubicles housing the Rank prototype xerographic printer

Rank Precision Industries

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