Re: [midatlanticretro] Fun idea for museum decorations ....
- I have a movie of me playing with the Merlin game that I got for
Easter 1978 or so.
At 09:55 PM 8/27/2011, you wrote:
>I visited my dad on the way home from InfoAge today, and he showed me a
>family photo album that he found recently. Here's a picture of my
>brother and I (I'm "#24" on the left), circa 78 or 79, when we got an
>Atari VCS (pre-"2600" name) for Chanukah. You can see the Atari box in
>the background, a Space Invaders box on the ground, and some other presents.
>Unfortunately we couldn't find any pictures with my Apple IIe. Darn it! :(
>But I remembered that Jeff J. posted a picture of himself in college by
>an IBM 1130 ....
>So here's the idea: all MARCHins should find such pictures of themselves
>by vintage computer gear. Post them here over the next few days / weeks,
>and then I'll compile them into a big poster to hand in our museum.
>Yahoo! Groups Links
- On Sat, 27 Aug 2011, B Degnan wrote:
>> Right, I mean back when the gear was modern. :) Sorry if that wasn'tWhen the gear was "modern"? How about when the gear was still
> I think that Mike means that he was not 28 when SAGE was new, it was
> already "vintage"...or Mike you wear it well!
Mike Loewen mloewen@...
Old Technology http://sturgeon.css.psu.edu/~mloewen/Oldtech/
>>> Right, I mean back when the gear was modern. :) Sorry if that wasn'tWell, let's go with "still widely in use" .... plenty of gear in our
>> I think that Mike means that he was not 28 when SAGE was new, it was
>> already "vintage"...or Mike you wear it well!
> When the gear was "modern"? How about when the gear was still
> operational? :-)
collections is "operational" in 2011 but those aren't the pictures we
want for this purpose.