Photograph - CSIRAC Computer, 12 hole Paper Tape Reader, circa 1956 Reg. No: MM 90899 16
- 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:
- 12-hole paper tape reader used for loading programs (and data) into CSIRAC's memory. c1956.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department
|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 Paper Tape Library Collection, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection|
|Primary Classification:||COMPUTING & CALCULATING|
|Secondary Classification:||Digital Computing|
|Tertiary Classification:||archival materials|
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White|
|User:||University of Melbourne (The), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1956|