Artifact Details

Title

The Binac: A Product of the Eckert-Mauchley Computer Corp.

Catalog Number

102646200

Type

Text

Date

1949

Publisher

Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation (EMCC)

Extent

7 p.

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 11 in.

Copyright Holder

Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation (EMCC)

Description

The brochure is printed on plain white paper in the form of a scholarly paper discussing the Binac computer and was staped together in 3 places down the left side. The front cover is the title page and has the name Henry C. Thacher, Jr. Department of Chemistry, Indiana Unviersity, Bloomington, Ind. stamped in the upper right corner. Inside is a full page diagram of the Binac, a list of instructions, and a table converting decimal numbers to binary code. Text contents include: Binac statistics; The Binac--general characteristics; Elements of the Binac System; Binac instructions; Conversion table.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Military/Aerospace applications; Digital computer: mainframe; Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation (EMCC); BINAC (computer); promotional materials

Lot Number

X3067.2005