SANTA ROSA (KCBS) – An enormous piece of Silicon Valley historical past was misplaced to the fires within the North Bay.
An archive consisting of over 100 bins of the writings of Hewlett Packard founders William Hewlett and David Packard have been consumed by flames when wildfires ripped by way of Santa Rosa three weeks in the past.
The gathering was saved on the Fountaingrove headquarters of Keysight Applied sciences, an organization with roots in H-P.
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Keysight acquired the archives in 2014, when its enterprise was cut up from one other H-P spinoff, Agilent Applied sciences.
The archives included correspondence, speeches and different gadgets, and was appraised in 2005 at almost $2 million.
As of Monday morning, each the Nuns Hearth and Tubbs hearth have been ninety nine % contained, with full containment anticipated Tuesday.