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Annual Reports & Correspondence - CSIRAC Computer, Computation Laboratory, 1956-1965 Document Reg. No: HT 13515 2

Summary:
Comprises material related to computational developments in Australia during the 1950s.

The greater part of the material comprises University of Melbourne Computational Laboratory Annual Reports. These Reports detail the work done on the CSIRAC computer during the reporting period. This includes the nature of the project, the organisation for which the project was conducted and the time spent completing the work.
Correspondence:
21/8/58 F. Hirst to F.W.G. White/CSIRO, enclosing copy of Computation Lab Annual Report to 30/6/58 and acknowledgement.
21/8/58 F. Hirst to Sir Ian Clunies-Ross/CSIRO, enclosing copy of Computation Lab Annual Report to 30/6/58 and acknowledgement.
8/10/58 F.H. Johnston to T.M. Cherry, Annual Report to 30/6/58 submitted to Council.
5/8/59 F. Hirst to J.M. Bennett/Uni of Syd, enclosing Computation Lab Report to 30/6/59.
5/8/59 F. Hirst to F.W.G. White/CSIRO, enclosing Computation Lab Report to 30/6/59 and useage report.
5/8/59 F. Hirst to NSW Uni of Technology, enclosing Computation Lab Report to 30/6/59.
10/8/59 F. Hirst to J. Allen-Ovenstone, enclosing Computation Lab Report to 30/6/59.
11/8/59 F.W.G. White to F. Hirst, acknowledgement of Report and achievements.
10/9/59 F.H. Johnston to F. Hirst, Annual Report to 30/6/59 submitted to Council.
7/9/61 F.H. Johnston to F. Hirst, thank you for Annual Report to 30/6/61 which was submitted to Council.


Annual Reports:
Computation Laboratory Report 1956 (17/12/56) (1xcopy)
Computation Laboratory Report 1/7/56 - 30/6/57 (1xcopy)
Computation Laboratory Report 1/7/57 - 30/6/58 (3xcopies)
Computation Laboratory Report 1/7/59 - 30/6/60 (1xcopy)
Computation Laboratory Report 1/7/61 - 30/6/62 (1xcopy)
Computation Laboratory Report 1/7/64 - 30/6/65 (1xcopy)
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, 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, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956-1968
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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