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Catalog Number

102646301

Title

The ERA Computation Center for Industry, Government and Research

Type

Text

Date

1950

Publisher

Engineering Research Associates (ERA)

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number EL-117

Extent

9 p.

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 11 in.

Copyright Holder

Remington Rand, Inc.

Description

A four color brochure for the ERA 1101 computer. The cover has a pink background and the title "The ERA Computation Center for Industry, Government and Research." The letters ERA are surrounded by black and white oblong shapes. Pages 1 and 2 feature information about Engineering Research Associates and Remington Rand Inc. There is an illustration of the ERA 1101 and a man using the computer on pages 4 and 5. Subsections of the brochure include "ERA's Computation Center... Three Phases;" "1101 Exclusive Features;" "Areas of Application;" "Scientific and Mathematical Computation;" "Automatic Data Reduction;" "Industrial and Economic Planning;" and "System Simulation." There are several illustrations included in the brochure. Some of these include a picture of an atom, a slide-ruler, and a man looking at and designing an airplane. The back cover lists the company information.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; ERA 1101 (Computer); ERA Computation Center; Scientific applications; Military/Aerospace applications; Electronic digital computers; Digital computer: mainframe; Remington Rand, Inc.; Engineering Research Asscociates (ERA); Punched card systems

Lot Number

X3067.2005