Artifact Details

Title

Personal projects

Catalog Number

102734644

Type

Text

Date

1972-1995

Author

Fernbach, Sidney

Publisher

RCA Corporation; Regents of the University of California; American Federation of Information Processing Societies (AFIPS); Naval Data Automation Command (NAVDAC)

Description

These folders contain materials relating to Michael's personal projects and research. Included in these folders are materials--including a manual--on building the RCA COSMAC "Elf," which was advertised as a low-cost experimenter's microcomputer; the transcript of an oral history with Emil Mrak; materials on a collaboration with Frank Wilson on a project about music and the brain; and records relating to various historical projects that Michael worked on -- including correspondence with members of the American Federation of Information Processing Societies (AFIPS) regarding Michael's membership and authoring articles for the Annals of the History of Computing.

Category

Manual; Program Listing; Personal Narrative; Pamphlet

Collection Title

George A. Michael papers

Series Title

Personal papers

Credit

Gift of George Michael

Lot Number

X4269.2008