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Correspondence - CSIRAC Computer, Establishment in Melbourne, Cherry, Clunies Ross, Pawsey, 1956 Document Reg. No: HT 13506 12

Summary:
This file contains correspondence between Thomas Cherry and Sir Ian Clunies Ross and JL Pawsey of the CSIRO, regarding final arrangements for the handover of the CSIRAC computer to the University of Melbourne.
Correspondence details:
22/3/56 T.M. Cherry to Sir Ian Clunies Ross/CSIRO Final arrangements for handover of computer.
5/4/56 Ian Clunies Ross/CSIRO to T.M. Cherry Date and arrangements for handover confirmed.
5/4/56 J.L. Pawsey/CSIRO to T.M. Cherry Beard and Pearcey to attend handover ceremony.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: Ian Clunies Ross, Parasitologist & Veterinary Scientist (1899-1959), Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: paperwork & documentation
Date Written: Australia, 1948-1963

Open Access Date: 15 Jun 1956.
Issued By: University of Melbourne (The), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956
Issued By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1956
Author: Professor Thomas Cherry - University of Melbourne (The) Computation Laboratory, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956
Author: Sir Ian Clunies Ross, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1956
Author: J. Pawsey, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1956

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