John Wiley & Sons NY, 1966 second printing 1966 326 pages; photographs of equipment; Glossary, Index.
Condition: Good+ overall, shelfwear at corner tips and spine ends, hinges a bit wobbly but binding sound; pages clean except for approx. 20 pages with either pen underlining or yellow hiliter on a few paragraphs. Double-column text and many black and white photos of office equipment from data processing manufacturers of the day, including photos of sorting edge-notched cards with a needle; office worker at accounting machine with electronic computer characteristics; electronic bank posting machine; IBM 519 Document Originating machine; National Cash Register and Friden machines, Detacher-Sorter detaches continuous forms and sorts detached sheets by optical scanning process - Moore Business Forms; many more. See sample pictures.
Categories: 1960's computers and computing, Biography and Company Histories, Computers and Society, Databooks, Handbooks, Manuals, General Histories and References, Hardware, Human-Computer Interaction, Programming and Programming Languages, General Programming, Philosophy of Programming, Word Processing, Data Processing
Item DescriptionScope & Significance of Data Processing; History of Data Processing; Buisness Organization & Sources of Data; Manual Data Processing; Mechanical Data Processing; Punched Card Unit Records; Punched Card Machine Functions & Applications;
IBM Punched Card Equipment; UNIVAC & NCR Punched Card Equipment; Electronic Data Processing Equipment; Electronic Data Processing System Programming; Programming Systems;
Electronic Data Processing System Programming; Programming Systems; Electronic Data Processing System Programming; Programming Systems; Electronic Data Processing Operations; Integrated Data Processing; System Study & Design.