Artifact Details

Title

Guide to the Collection of Massachusetts Institute of Technology Computing Projects

Catalog Number

102634702

Type

Text

Date

1947-1994

Author

Little, Paula

Contributor

Little, Paula

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Extent

9 linear feet in 8 boxes

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

The Collection of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Computing Projects is comprised of technical notes, reports, correspondence and miscellaneous documentation from 1947 through 1994 relating to the development of the Whirlwind, TX-0 and TX-2 computers as well as Project MAC at MIT.

Category

Finding Aid

Subject

Computer input-output equipment.; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Laboratory for Computer Science.; Whirlwind computer—Massachusetts.; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Computation Center.; PDP computers.; Lincoln Laboratory—Massachusetts.; Mitre Corporation.; Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC); International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); Engineering Research Associates (ERA); Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Laboratory for Computer Science--History; Computer science. Computer architecture and design.; Time-sharing computer systems.; Computer science. Artificial intelligence.; Compatible time-sharing system (Electronic computers).; Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)--History; Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Artificial Intelligence Laboratory; Project MAC (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Collection Title

MIT Computing Projects

Lot Number

X3495.2006