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Published Papers & Reports - CSIRAC Computer, The Design of the Mk.I Automatic Computer, 1951 Document Reg. No: HT 13518 3

Summary:
Two copies of a paper by T Pearcey. The paper is entitled 'Automatic Computation, The Design of the Mk. 1 Automatic Computer' and was published by the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics, Sydney. The paper contains a theoretical discussion of the design of the computer with accompanying diagrams. One copy is inscribed 'from S (?) Campbell to EH Palfreyman'. The other copy is inscribed 'F Hirst' and has inside the cover a pamphlet promoting a mathematics exhibition by the Mathematics Association of Victoria.
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, 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, 1951

Open Access Date: 30 Jun 1954.

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