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Box for 12 Hole Paper Tape - CSIRAC Computer, Paper Tape Library, 1955-1964 Object Reg. No: ST 044801

Summary:
Brown cardboard box used to store paper tapes in CSIRAC paper tape library. Box lid is labelled with ink on lid "Hobart Tapes for Drum Programme". Side of box lid is labelled with ink "Hobart".
Description:
Rectangular brown card box. Card lid and box side are labelled with ink.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science Department, 2001
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 55 mm (Height), 65 mm (Width), 200 mm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: computers, computing, papers, programmes, technology, making history - csirac
Themes this item is part of: CSIRAC Paper Tape Library Collection, Information & Communication Collection, CSIRAC Collection, John Spencer, Scientist & CSIRAC Specialist (circa 1929-?), Ron Bowles, Computer Engineer & CSIRAC Specialist (?-2004)
Primary Classification: COMPUTING & CALCULATING
Secondary Classification: Digital Computing
Tertiary Classification: software
Inscriptions: On lid in ink, "Hobart Tapes for Drum Programme".
Side of box in ink, "Hobart".
User: Mr Jurij Semkiw, Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 1956-1964

This item was used in the programming of CSIRAC
User: Mr Ron Bowles, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956-1964

This item was used in the programming of CSIRAC
User: Mr John Spencer - University of Melbourne (The) Computation Laboratory, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956-1964

This item was used in the programming of CSIRAC
User: University of Melbourne (The) Computer Science & Software Engineering Department, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1956-1964

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