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97/267/1 Computer, 'MessagePad 2000', with AC adaptor and packaging, plastic / metal / paper, designed by Apple Computer Inc, United States of America, made by Apple Computer Incorporated, Japan / Apple Computer Incorporated, China, 1997. Click to enlarge.

'MessagePad 2000' computer

Designed
The MessagePad 2000 is a hand held computer. It is in its original packaging. The packaging has clear markings, text and images that identify the MessagePad 2000 as its contents.
The AC adaptor is also in its original packaging. The adaptor is specifically designed for the MessagePad 2000.

Summary

Object No.

97/267/1

Object Statement

Computer, 'MessagePad 2000', with AC adaptor and packaging, plastic / metal / paper, designed by Apple Computer Inc, United States of America, made by Apple Computer Incorporated, Japan / Apple Computer Incorporated, China, 1997

Physical Description

The MessagePad 2000 is a hand held computer. It is in its original packaging. The packaging has clear markings, text and images that identify the MessagePad 2000 as its contents.
The AC adaptor is also in its original packaging. The adaptor is specifically designed for the MessagePad 2000.

Production

Notes

The MessagePad 2000 & AC adaptor were designed by Apple Computer Inc.

The MessagePad 2000 is made in Japan. The AC adaptor is made in China

designed and manufactured prior to its release in October 1996. Donated to the MAAS in August 1997.

History

Notes

The MessagePad 2000 & AC adaptor were donated to the MAAS as new and will be used in "Star Trek: The Exhibit".
see above

Source

Credit Line

Gift of Newton World, 1997

Acquisition Date

15 September 1997

Cite this Object

Harvard

'MessagePad 2000' computer 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 14 May 2021, <https://ma.as/157829>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/157829 |title='MessagePad 2000' computer |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=14 May 2021 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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