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Correspondence & Notes - CSIRAC Computer, Programming and Specific Problems, 1951-1964 Document Reg. No: HT 13508

Correspondence and notes, mainly from Dr. Frank Hirst, Officer in Charge of the Computation Laboratory, University of Melbourne and Professor Cherry, Head of the Department of Mathematics at the University of Melbourne, with clients seeking solutions to various calculation program specifications. There are also notes on suggestions for the solution of these programming problems.
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: Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Archival Paper Tape Reading Project for CSIRAC 12 Hole Paper Tapes
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: paperwork & documentation
User: University of Melbourne (The) Computation Laboratory, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1955-1964

The correspondence covers the periods when CSIRAC was in Sydney and in Melbourne.
Commissioned By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Building Research Division, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1951-1955

The correspondence covers the periods when CSIRAC was in Sydney and in Melbourne.
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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