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Photographs - CSIRAC Computer, Roy Muncey at Console Using Switch Panel, 1960 Image Reg. No: MM 90899 191

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:
Roy Muncey from CSIRO Division of Building Research at console using switch panel with cathode ray tubes and teletype printer to his right. A box of paper tape programs is sitting on top of the cathode ray tubes and 5 hole paper tape is on cosole. Test unit at far right. Taken at night 17/6/1960.
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
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

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