Volunteers

Ryan Cunningham is 16 years old and volunteers at RICM. Ryan is assisting the museum in troubleshooting the collection of Apple Macantosh systems. He also is learning about the museum's DEC PDP 11's and powers up the system 11/34. Ryan wrote the following article on his work with the museum as a school homework project.

English 9-F

7 November 2010

The Macs

A few weeks ago, I visited the Rhode Island Computer Museum and had an in-depth conversation with the owner and he asked for my help in repairing some old computers. I visited a second time to bring the computers home with me. Upon leaving, the owner insisted that I take something with me to keep for myself so I chose 2 Macintosh