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Photograph - Diagram, Computer, Trevor Pearcey, 1959-1992 Reg. No: MM 068208
- Photograph of a computer diagram showing logic flow, with the title "Self-regeneration of data processing compilers".
This is one of a set of photographs of computer structure diagrams and computer programmimg instructions, probably used in the 1970s as aids in teaching computing subjects. The diagrams and instructions relate to several early models and systems of stored program computers dating back as far as the 1950s and including the CSIR Mark 1 (later renamed CSIRAC), the Cirrus, the Atlas, the IBM System/360 , the CDC 6600 System, and the Illiac IV.
- Black and white photographic print of a computer programming diagram.
- Description Of Content:
- Early era [circa 1960] computer programming logic flow diagram.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Steve & Connie Kormas, 2001
|Dimensions:||90 mm (Width), 125 mm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||computer programming, computer software, computers, computing|
|Themes this item is part of:||Information & Communication Collection, Trevor Pearcey, Computer Engineer & CSIRAC Specialist (1919-1998), Trevor Pearcey, 1919 - 1998: a brief biography, Trevor Pearcey & the First Australian Computer: A Lost Opportunity?, Trevor Pearcey & the First Australian Computer: A Lost Opportunity?|
|Primary Classification:||COMPUTING & CALCULATING|
|Secondary Classification:||Digital Computing|
|Original Caption:||Self-Regeneration of Data Processing Compilers.|
|Inscriptions:||Title incorporated in image: "SELF-REGENERATION OF DATA PROCESSING COMPILERS"
On reverse in black pencil at lower right, Museum Victoria catalogue reference: "MM 68208";
On reverse printed in black ink, photographic paper manufacturer's name: "ILFORD".
|Format:||Photograph: Black & White; 5 in. x 3½ in.|
|Creator:||Dr Trevor Pearcey|
This item is part of the following themes: