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- A Place & Date Depicted Melbourne, Australia
Photograph - CSIRAC Computer, Ron Bowles Adjusting Main Clock, 15 June 1956 Reg. No: MM 90899 9
- This is one of a series of photographic material in print, negative and/or digital formats covering CSIRAC machine and the people associated with it. The series was acquired from the University of Melbourne in 2003.
- Description Of Content:
- Ron Bowles adjusting Main Clock frequency; Herald-Sun photo 15 June 1956.
TThe frequency of the oscillator could be manually adjusted to the centre of a set range by the maintenance engineers by adjusting the main oscillator control whilst observing the timing relationships on an oscilloscope.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
|Tagged with:||computing, csirac computer, first generation computers, mainframe computers|
|Themes this item is part of:||Computing Departments at the University of Melbourne, a brief history 1956-1996, CSIRAC's Clock - a description, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, Ron Bowles, Computer Engineer & CSIRAC Specialist (?-2004)|
|Primary Classification:||COMPUTING & CALCULATING|
|Secondary Classification:||Digital Computing|
|Tertiary Classification:||images (to be classified)|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 15 Jun 1956|
|Creator:||Sunday Herald-Sun, 15 Jun 1956|
|Person Depicted:||Mr Ron Bowles|
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