Artifact Details

Title

SOROBAN: The Traditional Calculator of Japan

Catalog Number

102651756

Type

Moving Image

Date

1986-10-10

Credits

Welch, Greg (client)

Publisher

The Smithsonian Educational Service

Place of Publication

U.S./Japan

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number VT 203.89
Other number 910

Duration

00:04:10

Dimensions

10" cassette

Format

Betacam SP

Description

A video produced by The Smithsonian Educational Service for The Computer Museum in Boston for use in an exhibit in 1988. The video features a basic explanation of the use of a Soroban and several demonstrations of children using them to figure problems and shots of the World Soroban champion.

Category

Educational