have been talking to a friend that I worked with for a lot of years.
He had at sometime sent the pictures below. I waited to send them to
you until I asked his permission to do so.
there is a response from him regarding some of your pictures.
NEXT 2 PICTURES ARE OF THE COMPUTER ROOM AT UNITED BANK ON NORTH CENTRAL
you can see there were 2 B200 or B300 machines there.
NEXT 2 PICTRES ARE OF THE DEL WEBB COMPUTER ROOM
is a B2700 I believe.
the wall paper and light fixtures.
appear to be the same as in the pictures from your web site.
computer was located on the 14th floor of the Del Webb building
here are some of my friend’s comments about some of your pictures:
believe the WBC he is referring to was “Western Bank Corp” (First
can tell them these guys on the ends I use to see at
operations. I think they worked there. I use to know their
guy, I’m almost positive, is Jerry Knorr (sp) he was in charge of
WBC data center at one time. I believe it
ops and programming.
From: COURYHOUSE@aol.com [mailto:COURYHOUSE@aol.com]
Sent: Saturday, June 07,
2008 3:26 AM
Subject: Re: Pictures nice!
is nice I can print this off. and the
pic of you can go into the Burroughs section...
what model system was that and do
you remember tape drive model ? thanks!
a message dated 6/6/2008 11:34:06 P.M. US Mountain Standard Time,
is that ad slightly improved. Part of the problem is that it is
a ¼ page ad and is pretty small to begin with.
least the text is clearer.
it is a scan of the whole page it appeared on and the front page of
the newsletter in which it appeared for your information.
and Bette Sharpe- Glendale Daily Planet at Arizona Press Club
Banquet May 10, 2008