Artifact Details

Title

Jennings, Peter oral history

Catalog Number

102657922

Type

Text

Date

2005-02-01

Contributor

Ismail, Sellam, Interviewer
Jennings, Peter, Interviewee
Rosenshteyn, Yan, Cameraperson

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, California

Identifying Numbers

Other number OHP 129

Extent

19 p.

Description

Peter Jennings is the creator of Microchess, the first commercially successful chess program for microcomputers in 1976.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Jennings, Peter; Microchess; chess; KIM-1; Personal Software (company); VISICALC; VISION; VISIDEX; Fischer, Bobby; CHESSMATE; MOS TECHNOLOGY; Commodore; Tramiel, Jack

Collection Title

Oral Histories Online

Lot Number

X3093.2005