Computer Tapes - 12-Hole Paper Tapes, CSIRAC Computer, Sydney, 1952-1954 Document Reg. No: HT 13526 3

21 x 12 hole paper tapes. These tapes can be identified as Sydney tapes as they contain sprocket holes on each side of the tape which Melbourne tapes do not have. These items were in the possession of Trevor Pearcey who donated them to the project in 1999.
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: CSIRAC Collection, CSIRAC Paper Tape Library Collection, Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: software
Place & Date Made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1952-1954

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