Artifact Details

Title

Conversations on the COLOSSUS series of codebreaking machines

Catalog Number

102738281

Type

Audio

Date

1976-06-12

Participants

Coombs, Allen W. M., Moderator
Randell, B., Moderator

Place of Publication

Los Alamos, NM, US

Format

MP3

Description

Recording of an informal talk at the 1976 Los Alamos Conference on the History of Computing describing the newly released news of the British codebreaking efforts at Bletchley Park during WW II. The discussion is centered on the COLOSSUS series of codebreaking machines and is led by A.W.M. Coombs and B. Randell.

Category

Talk

Series Title

International Research Conference on the History of Computing

Credit

Gift of Michael R. Williams

Lot Number

X8216.2017