circa 592 linear feet
Finding aid
Online Archive of California
Artifacts (including audio and video recording devices, recordings, and memorabilia) formerly comprising the Ampex Museum collection; approximately 25,000 photographs (including negatives and prints) and related indexes; documents in hard copy or microfilm form (including manuals, memos, sales materials, public relations materials, articles, drawings, engineering notes, specifications, and manuscripts); and other miscellaneous material relating to the history of the Ampex Corporation and the recording industry.
Accession 2015-044 is an Emmy statuette awarded to Charles E. Anderson for the 'invention of the videotape in 1956.
Accession 2016-098 includes photographs, slides, audio and video, employee scrapbooks, memos, legal documents, other print material, some machine parts and ephemera.
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