Artifact Details

Title

A perspective of the history of computing in France. Lecture by Philiipe Dreyfus at the Los Alamos History of Computing Conference

Catalog Number

102695471

Type

Moving image

Date

1976-06-12

Credits

Dreyfus, Phillipe

Place of Publication

Los Alamos, NM, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number Reel 21 Original tape numbering

Duration

00:38:00

Dimensions

10 inches

Format

Betacam SP

Description

Dreyfus, then the director of CAP Europe, discusses computer development in France from the perspective of one who has had a career in industry. He speaks about the impact of World War II on the development of the computer.

Reel covers 11:00 AM to 12:10 PM.

Category

Lecture

Series Title

International Research Conference on the History of Computing

Lot Number

X5953.2011