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Published Papers & Reports - CSIRAC Computer, Electronic Computer, 1952 Document Reg. No: HT 13518 2

Summary:
Two copies of a paper by M Beard entitled 'Electronic Computer' and published by the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, in September 1952. The paper describes the structure and basic operations of an electronic computer, based on the model constructed by the CSIRO. Diagrams and a short list of references are included. Both copies have 'F Hirst' inscribed on the cover.
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: Computing Departments at the University of Melbourne, a brief history 1956-1996, Archival Paper Tape Reading Project for CSIRAC 12 Hole Paper Tapes, CSIRAC Collection, Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: paperwork & documentation
Commissioned By: Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Radiophysics, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1952
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1995

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