Artifact Details

Title

A personal view of the early history of software. Lecture by Edsger W. Dijkstra at the Los Alamos History of Computing Conference

Catalog Number

102695395

Type

Moving image

Date

1976-06-15

Credits

Dijkstra, Edsger Wybe

Place of Publication

Los Alamos, NM, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number Reel 39 Original tape numbering system

Duration

00:27:00

Format

1" IVC magnetic tape

Description

Reel covers 11:33 AM to 12:00 PM.

Roughly corresponds to "A Programmer's Early Memories" 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