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Creators:
Science Service
Dates:
1954-1968
Size:
0.75 cu. ft. (1 document box) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-019
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records constitute part of the morgue files for the Science Service, and as such contain past articles, press releases and other materials pertaining to computers. Files are categorized according to Library of Congress headings.

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Creators:
Princeton University. Institute for Advanced Study Computer Project.
Dates:
1950-1957.
Size:
0.7 cubic feet (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0401
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the Electronic Computer Project, 1950-1957 at the Institute for Advanced Study. The goal of the project was to build a computer that would be a general-purpose postwar tool for various branches of scientific research.

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Creators:
Bemer, Robert M.
International Standards Organization (ISO).
Dates:
1958-1979
Size:
4.6 cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0310
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Correspondence, reports, publications, meeting minutes, and bulletins of standards committees relating to ALGOL, COBOL, and the International Standards Organization (ISO) subcommittee on character sets (ANSI X3L2). The ALGOL records include correspondence to the ALGOL Maintenance Subcommittee (Association for Computing Machinery) and information ab...

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Creators:
Bigelow, Elizabeth Merkelson
Bigelow, Julian
Princeton University. Institute for Advanced Study Computer Project.
Dates:
1949-1961.
Size:
2 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 1 folder)
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:
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:
Information, Technology and Society, Div. of (NMAH, SI).
Koenig, Eldo C.
Dates:
1950-1969.
Size:
0.12 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0650
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers representing Koenig's research on early personal computers. Includes photographs, articles, laboratory reports, Koenig's students' research, writings and illustrations and diagrams on hardware and software.

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Creators:
Museum Computer Network
Dates:
1985-1989
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 90-139
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of executive director correspondence; grant proposals, particularly with the Institute of Museum Service (IMS), the Getty Foundation, and Apple Computer; Museum Computer Network (MCN) surveys; SPECTRA correspondence; and conference materials, 1985-1987.

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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:
Smithsonian Computer Users Group
Dates:
1982-1991
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-161
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession includes a reference set of "The Glitch" newsletter. The newsletter, formerly known as "The Micro Glitch," was founded by the Smithsonian Small Computer Group (SSCG) in 1982 to "provide a forum for the exchange of information about small computers." In 1985, SSCG was renamed the Smithsonian Computer Users Group (SCUG); the ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Computer Services
Dates:
February 1966
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 86-033
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This material consists of a consultant's report regarding Smithsonian Institution computer service. "Data Processing Review," February 1966 Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co.

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