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Teaching Photograph - Operation Codes Listing Diagram, Autocoder Programming Language, IBM 7070 Computer, Trevor Pearcey, 1959-1992 Image Reg. No: MM 068281

Summary:
Photograph of a computer programming diagram entitled "FUNCTIONAL LIST OF 7070 AUTOCODER IMPERATIVE OPERATION CODES". Autocoder was a programming language for the IBM 7070.

This is one of a set of photographs showing computers, computer components, computer structure diagrams and computer programmimg instructions, probably used as aids in teaching computing subjects. The diagrams and instructions relate to several pioneer models and systems of stored program computers dating back as far as the 1950s and including CSIRAC (originally known as CSIR Mark 1), Cirrus, Atlas, IBM System/360 , CDC 6600 System, and Illiac IV.
Description:
Black and white photographic print of computer programming instructions.
Description Of Content:
Computer programming instructions illustrating aspects of Autocoder programming.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Steve & Connie Kormas, 2001
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 90 mm (Width), 125 mm (Length)

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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
Tertiary Classification: drawings
Original Caption: FUNCTION LIST OF 7070 AUTO CODER IMPERATIVE OPERATION CODES
Inscriptions: On reverse in black pencil at lower right, Museum Victoria catalogue reference: "MM 68281";

On reverse printed in black ink, photographic paper manufacturer's name: "ILFORD".

Title at head of the instructions: "FUNCTION LIST OF 7070 AUTO CODER IMPERATIVE OPERATION CODES".
Format: Photograph: Black & White; 5 in. x 3½ in.
Creator: Dr Trevor Pearcey

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