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Box for 12 Hole Paper Tape - CSIRAC Computer, Paper Tape Library, Demonstration Programs,1955-1964 Object Reg. No: HT 21986 56

Summary:
Box used to store one paper tape program in the CSIRAC paper tape library. Unless stated, the paper tapes were 12 hole.
It is likely to have contained demonstration programs such as games or loan repayment programs.
Description:
Brown rectangular cardboard box with a fully telescoping lid and no compartments in the base.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 55 mm (Height), 65 mm (Width), 200 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: CSIRAC Paper Tape Library Collection, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: media & storage
Inscriptions: The box is labelled on one end of lid:
Demonstration Programs
(duplicates)

There are various pencil scribbles on the top opf the lid.
User: University of Melbourne (The), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1955-1964

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