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IBM 5251 Display Station

Joe Gilland found this IBM 5251 Display Station sitting in an old warehouse that our University recently purchased. According to this link at IBM's Web site, the 5251 Display Station unit was marketed as an attachment to the System/34 from April 1977 until February 1985.

Photo by Joe Gilland

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