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A Bell Telephone Laboratories Computing Machine, parts I and II, in, MTAC Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation volume III, nos. 21 and 22, January and April 1948. Franz Alt.

A Bell Telephone Laboratories Computing Machine, parts I and II, in, MTAC Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation volume III, nos. 21 and 22, January and April 1948.

Item no. K6248. National Research Council Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation, III, nos. 21 & 22, 1948.
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Proceedings of an International Symposium on the Theory of Switching, 1957, parts I and II, 2 volumes. Annals of the Computation Laboratory of Harvard University XXIX.

Proceedings of an International Symposium on the Theory of Switching, 1957, parts I and II, 2 volumes.

Item no. C06251. Harvard Univ Press, MA 1959; volumes XXIX and XXX, Annals 29 & 30; 305 pp & 345 pp; 8x11, photographs, diagrams, references.
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Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation, volume II, number 24, October 1948. Raymond C. Archibald, Derrick henry Lehmer.

Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation, volume II, number 24, October 1948.

Item no. M768. national Research Council, quarterly journal; pp 229 - 332 inclusive, some diagrams, references.
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Mathematical Tables and Other Aids to Computation, volume III 1949, entire year 4 individual issues, January, April, July, October, nos. 25, 26, 27, 28. Raymond Clare Archibald, MTAC.

Mathematical Tables and Other Aids to Computation, volume III 1949, entire year 4 individual issues, January, April, July, October, nos. 25, 26, 27, 28.

Item no. M883. MTAC, The National Research Council, 1949, 4 individual issues, entire year, pp. 333 - 596 inclusive, diagrams, references, notes.
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The Logic of Automata, parts I and II, plus more, in, Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery, 4 individual issues, complete year 1957. JACM, Arthur W. Burks, Hao Wang.

The Logic of Automata, parts I and II, plus more, in, Journal of the Association for Computing Machinery, 4 individual issues, complete year 1957.

Item no. M911. JACM 1957, January, April, July, October, 558 pages, includes the Digital Computer Newsletter printed at rear of issues.
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The Ninth Bridgewater Treatise, a Fragment; second edition 1838. Charles Babbage.

The Ninth Bridgewater Treatise, a Fragment; second edition 1838.

Item no. C810905. John Murray, London 1838; 270 pages, illustrations.
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The Computing Machinery Field, volume 2 no. 1 January, 1953; WITH, Computers and Automation - formerly The Computing Machinery Field, Volume 2, no. 2, March 1953. Edmund C. Berkeley.

The Computing Machinery Field, volume 2 no. 1 January, 1953; WITH, Computers and Automation - formerly The Computing Machinery Field, Volume 2, no. 2, March 1953.

Item no. M714. Edmund C Berkeley and Associates, NY NY 1953; 45 pages and 37 pages, articles, advertisements etc.
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Who's Who in the Computer Field, one-page entry form, 1956, for Computers and Automation, (ephemera). Edmund C. Berkeley.

Who's Who in the Computer Field, one-page entry form, 1956, for Computers and Automation, (ephemera).

Item no. B542. Edmund C Berkeley, COMPUTERS AND AUTOMATION, Newtonville MA 1956; 2-sided 8.5x11 sheet, combination order form, Entry Form for Who's Who, and introductory letter by Berkeley for upcoming 1956 publication.
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Memoir of the Life and Labours of the Late Charles Babbage ESQ F.R.S.; Volume 13 CBI history of computing reprint series. H. W. Buxton.

Memoir of the Life and Labours of the Late Charles Babbage ESQ F.R.S.; Volume 13 CBI history of computing reprint series.

Item no. B567. Charles Babbage Institute, 1988; 401 pages, illustrations, notes, index.
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Magnetic Drum Storage for Digital Information Processing Systems, in, Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation vol 4 no 29, January 1950 / MTAC 1950. Arnold A. / MTAC vol 4 no 29 January 1950 Cohen, Mathematical Tables, other Aids to Computation vol 4 no 29.

Magnetic Drum Storage for Digital Information Processing Systems, in, Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation vol 4 no 29, January 1950 / MTAC 1950.

Item no. M823. National Research Council Mathematical Tables and other Aids to Computation, IV, no. 1, January 1950.
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Manual of Operation for the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator. James Bryant Conant, Staff of the Computation Laboratory, Howard HHopper Aiken, GraceIBMHarvard Mark I.

Manual of Operation for the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator.

Item no. C06286. Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA 1946 first edition; 561 pages, 17 plates, text illustrations;.
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Convention Record of the IRE 1953 ; Part 7 - ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS -- March 23-26, 1953. Convention Record of the IRE 1953 Institute of Radio Engineers, EckertWilkesPhisterEDSACWhirlwind.

Convention Record of the IRE 1953 ; Part 7 - ELECTRONIC COMPUTERS -- March 23-26, 1953.

Item no. CH1036. Institute of Radio Engineers, NY 1953; 72 pages, double-column print, photographs, circuit diagrams.
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An Algorithm for the Machine Calculation of Complex Fourier Series, in , Mathematics of Computation vol 19 1965. James W. Cooley, Mathematics of Computation vol 19 1965 John W. Tukey.

An Algorithm for the Machine Calculation of Complex Fourier Series, in , Mathematics of Computation vol 19 1965.

Item no. K6279. Mathematics of Computation vol 19 1965.
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The IBM Pluggable Sequence Relay Calculator, in Mathematical Tables and Other Aids to Computation, Volume III, Number 23, July, 1948, pp. 149-161 inclusive. W. J Eckert, MTAC Mathematical Tables, Other Aids to Computation July 1948.

The IBM Pluggable Sequence Relay Calculator, in Mathematical Tables and Other Aids to Computation, Volume III, Number 23, July, 1948, pp. 149-161 inclusive.

Item no. K6247. MTAC national research council; July 1948; pp 149 - 227 inclusive.
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Punched Card Methods in Scientific Computation. Wallace J. Eckert.

Punched Card Methods in Scientific Computation.

Item no. C06207. Thomas J Watson Astronomical Computing Bureau, Columbia Univ, January 1940, first edition; 136 pages.
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Announcement... Single-sided typed original announcing Isaac Auerbach et. al. appointments to the Staff; joining Mr. J P Eckert and Dr. J W Mauchly, full paragraph mentioning ENIAC, EDVAC, and Univac. Electronic Control Company.
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Design of Mercury Delay Lines, by Sharpless, T K 'Kite' ; in, Electronics, November 1947, whole separate issue. electronics magazine, 1947, Sharpless, mercury delay line memory.

Design of Mercury Delay Lines, by Sharpless, T K 'Kite' ; in, Electronics, November 1947, whole separate issue.

Item no. C06293. McGraw-Hill NY 1947; 292 pages, triple-column text for articles; index of advertisers; photographs.
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First Glossary of Programming Terminology, Report to the Association for Computing Machinery, June 1954, with Questionnaire on the ACM First Glossary laid in loosely. Grace Mary Hopper, CW Adams, J W. John Backus, JW Carr III, RF Osborn, GW Patterson, J Svigals, Association for Computing Machinery J Wegstein.

First Glossary of Programming Terminology, Report to the Association for Computing Machinery, June 1954, with Questionnaire on the ACM First Glossary laid in loosely.

Item no. M710. Assoc. for Computing Machinery, Committee on Nomenclature, named above; 25 pages; plus one sheet reproduced typescript both sides, dated June 2 1954, of the Questionnaire.
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Calculating Instruments and Machines, 1949 first edition. Douglas R. Hartree.

Calculating Instruments and Machines, 1949 first edition.

Item no. M711. Univ Illinois Press, Urbana, 1949; first edition;.
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Calculating Instruments and Machines, second printing 1953. Douglas R. Hartree.

Calculating Instruments and Machines, second printing 1953.

Item no. C810987. Univ of Illinois Press, 1949, second printing 1953; 138 pages, diagrams, photographs.
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A Manual of Operation for the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator by the Harvard Computation Laboratory; Charles Babbage Institute Reprint series for the History of Computing, volume 8. New Harvard Computation Laboratory, I. Bernard Cohen.

A Manual of Operation for the Automatic Sequence Controlled Calculator by the Harvard Computation Laboratory; Charles Babbage Institute Reprint series for the History of Computing, volume 8.

Item no. B540. CBI, MN, MIT Press Massachusetts, 1985 ISBN 0-262-01084-4, 585 pages, 8x10, bibliography, index.
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Experimental Music - Composition with an Electronic Computer. Lejaren Hiller, Leonard Isaacson.

Experimental Music - Composition with an Electronic Computer.

Item no. C06229. McGraw-Hill Book Co, NY 1959, first edition; vi, 197 pages, musical notation illustrations at rear.
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>COBOL Report to Conference on Data Systems Languages including Revised Specifications for a Common Business Oriented Language (COBOL) for Programming Electronic Digital Computers, 1961. Charles Hitch, Department of Defense.

>COBOL Report to Conference on Data Systems Languages including Revised Specifications for a Common Business Oriented Language (COBOL) for Programming Electronic Digital Computers, 1961.

Item no. B247. USGPO, Wash., D.C., Dept of Defense 1961, approx. 180 pages, each Section paginated separately; appendices.
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John Napier and the Invention of Logarithms 1614, a Lecture. E. W. Hobson.

John Napier and the Invention of Logarithms 1614, a Lecture.

Item no. C810901. Cambridge university Press 1914, first edition; 48 pages, illustrations and plates.
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The Journal of Computing Systems volume 1 no 1 June 1952. John Goodell / Tenny Lode / Boleslaw Sobocinski Institute of Applied Logic.

The Journal of Computing Systems volume 1 no 1 June 1952.

Item no. K6249. The Institute of Applied Logic, St Paul MN 1952; pp 1 - 55 inclusive; published quarterly; diagrams.
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