Artifact Details

Title

Circle Computer: The low-cost general-purpose computer for science and industry.

Catalog Number

102646268

Type

Text

Date

1953

Publisher

Nuclear Development Associates, Inc.

Extent

12 p.

Dimensions

8 3/8 x 6 3/8 in.

Copyright Holder

Nuclear Development Associates, Inc.

Description

The brochure introduces the Circle Computer as a low-cost computer flexible enough to solve most engineering and research problems. The brochure is printed in manuscript style in black and white on white paper with a green jacket which shows a large circle, the Circle Computer, and the names and addresses of the companies that developed the Circle. The first page of the booklet shows a black and white photograph of the Circle Computer; the last page provides room for Notes. The brochure contents discuss the physical features of the Circle with Figures showing black and white photographs of computer hardware and an Appendix providing a list of operating commands. Text contents include: The Circle Computer; Uses of the Circle Computer; Physical construction features; Circuit design features; Logical design features; Memory; Communication; Services to users; Appendix I; and Notes.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

Circle Computer Division; Hogan Laboratories, Inc.; Nuclear Development Associates, Inc.; Digital computer: other; Circle Computer (Computer); promotional materials; Scientific applications

Lot Number

X3067.2005