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Creators:
Sachs, Terry M.
Dates:
1965-1971.
Size:
1 cubic foot, 3 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0238
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes IBM operating manuals, RCA training and field engineering manuals, several printouts of data from RCA computer in COBOL; and a description of a computer programming problem (payroll calculation and reporting).

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Creators:
Computerworld Magazine.
Smithsonian Institution.
Dates:
1989-2000
Size:
145 cubic feet, 351 document boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0425
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents an awards program established in 1989 as a partnership between Computerworld Magazine and the Smithsonian Institution. The Computer World Smithsonian Awards (CWSA) brought together the Chairmen of Chief Executive Officers of the world’s foremost information technology companies with the world’s leading universities, libraries and research institutions to document a revolution in progress—the global information technology revolution. The program identified me ...

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Creators:
Dietz, C. P.
SHARE (Association).
Dates:
1964-1970
Size:
5 cubic feet, 14 boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0498
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, abstracts and reports of computer programs, punch cards, Numerical Analysis project reviews, meeting notes, and research papers.

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Creators:
Huskey, Harry D.
Larson, Harry
Rutland, Dave
Dates:
1946-1952
Size:
0.5 cubic feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1217
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents circuit development for the Standards Western Automatic Computer (SWAC). SWAC was an early digital computer built in 1950 by the U.S. National Bureau of Standards in Los Angeles, California.

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Creators:
Jones, Ernie
Dates:
1977, 1980
Size:
1 cubic foot, 1 box
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1118
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection contains product literature, newsletters, and other hand-outs collected from exhibitors by Ernie Jones, a faire attendee. The First West Coast Computer Faire was held in San Francisco, California on April 15-17, 1977, and the Fifth West Coast Computer Faire was held on March 14-16, 1980.

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Creators:
National Museum of American History, Computer Services Center
Dates:
1967-1997
Size:
16 cu. ft. (16 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 02-228
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives,

This accession consists of Collection Information System (CIS) records documenting the development, processes and implementation of various computer systems used at the National Museum of American History (NMAH), such as SELGEM, SELGEM on WANG, Local CIS, the CIS/Registration Transaction Tracking System, the Museum Information Retrieval and Documentation System (MIRDS), and Multi MIMSY. Materials include correspondence and memoranda; shelf inventory project guidelines, policies, report ...

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Creators:
Princeton University. Institute for Advanced Study Computer Project.
Bigelow, Julian
Bigelow, Elizabeth Merkelson
Dates:
1949-1961.
Size:
2,cu. ft.,1,folder,,3,boxes., 2 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0815
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, personal notes, articles, drawings, photographs, and published reports documenting the IAS Electronic Computer Project.

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Creators:
Association for Computing Machinery. Washington, D.C. chapter.
Dates:
1958-1978
Size:
0.12 Cubic feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0462
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Microfiche copies of the records of the Washington, D.C. chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery, including council minutes, chapter financial records, and the chapter's newsletters, entitled COMPUTOPICS, covering the years 1960-1978.

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Creators:
Bernstein, Morton I.
Strong, Jack
Armer, Paul, 1924- (computer technician)
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Dates:
1955-1986
Size:
20.5 cubic feet, 57 boxes including audiocassettes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0567
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

SHARE, the first organized user group in the computer industry, was established by a group of IBM 704 users in the Los Angeles area in 1955. The records document the SHARE group through proceedings of minutes, technical reports, by-laws, policies, projects, and subject files.

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Creators:
Soltoff, Roy
Eklund, Jon B.
Dates:
1978-1984.
Size:
0.1 cubic feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0275
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes four 90 minute audio tapes of interviews with Mr. Soltoff covering biographical information, education, work experience and professional career. Also included are: The interviewer's handwritten notes summarizing the interviews; and copies "Notes from Misosys", a publication on computer software edited by Mr. Soltoff.

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