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Photograph - CSIRAC Computer, Flip-Flop Circuit, Mechanical Analogue Diagram, 1956 Image Reg. No: MM 90899 156

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:
Mechanical analogue diagram of a flip-flop circuit, 1956. The CSIRAC computer used a lot of flip flop circuits.This is part of a series possibly used in filming or a lecture series. The series possibly included MM 90899 parts 43, 44, 156 - 166.
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: archival materials
Original Caption: Fig. 2/14. A mechanical analogue of a flip-flop
Format: Photograph: Black & White
User: University of Melbourne (The) Computation Laboratory, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Collector: CSIRAC History Team, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1995 or later

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