ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer)
Title: ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator and Computer)
Date: 1946 ca.
Accession: 102622385
ENIAC designers Presper Eckert (front) and John Mauchly (front, right) with staff. ENIAC was originally designed to calculate firing tables for WWII artillery, but it also stimulated the popular imagination about the possibility of building "giant brains" or machines that could think.