Artifact Details

Title

Historiography: a perspective for computer scientists. Lecture by Kenneth O. May at Los Alamos History of Computing Conference

Catalog Number

102695388

Type

Moving image

Credits

May, Kenneth O.

Place of Publication

Los Alamos, NM, US

Description

May lectures on historiography, which he defines as "the methods of history and sometimes the actual history of history," as it relates to the history of computing.

Lecture was scheduled for 8:45 AM on June 10, 1976, after Agnew's welcome.

Roughly corresponds to "Historiography: A Perspective for Computer Scientists" in _A History of Computing in the Twentieth Century_, ed. N. Metropolis, J. Howlett, and Gian-Carlo Rota

Category

Lecture

Series Title

International Research Conference on the History of Computing

Lot Number

X5953.2011