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Photograph - CSIRAC Computer, Bill Davern, John Russell, Roy Muncey, Don Beresford, Terry Holden, 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 90899 129

Summary:
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:
Team from CSIRO Division of Building Research with CSIRAC computer: (l-r) Bill Davern, John Russell, Roy Muncey, Don Beresford, Terry Holden 1958. The group of three in the centre are working at the console. The two people on the right are working at the off-line program preparation area.
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
Themes this item is part of: Computing Departments at the University of Melbourne, a brief history 1956-1996, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: archival materials
Format: Photograph: Black & White
Date Depicted: 1960
Person Depicted: Mr Roy Muncey - Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Building Research, Highett, Victoria, Australia, 1960
Person Depicted: Mr Bill Davern - Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Building Research, Highett, Victoria, Australia, 1960
Person Depicted: Mr John Russell - Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Building Research, Highett, Victoria, Australia, 1960
Person Depicted: Mr Don Beresford - Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) Division of Building Research, Highett, Victoria, Australia, 1960
Person Depicted: Mr Terry Holden, Hackett, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 1960

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