Artifact Details

Title

Fredkin, Ed (Edward) oral history

Catalog Number

102630504

Type

Text

Date

2006-07-05

Contributor

Fredkin, Edward, Interviewee
Hendrie, Gardner, Interviewer; Videographer
Spicer, Dag, Editor

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Brookline, Massachusetts

Extent

46 p.

Description

Edward (Ed) Fredkin describes his early childhood and school experiences, then covers his college years and his work at the MIT Lincoln Laboratories and BB&N.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Fredkin, Edward; BB&N; PDP-1 (Computer); California Institute of Technology (Caltech); Lincoln Laboratory; MIT; United States Air Force; SAGE (Air defense system); System Development Corporation; IBM; timesharing

Collection Title

Oral Histories Online

Lot Number

X3641.2007