Artifact Details

Title

The Manchester Baby Instruction set

Catalog Number

102738561

Type

Audio

Date

1996-07-04

Participants

Jones, Cliff, Interviewer
Kilburn, Tom, Interviewee

Duration

0:07:41

Format

WAV

Description

Recording of Dr. Tom Kilburn, inventor of the 1948 Manchester "Baby" computer, speaking about the instruction set of the machine. He is answering to a question posed by Professor Cliff Jones. The interview was recorded in July, 1996. A table of the Baby instructions to which Dr. Kilburn is referring may be seen on page 3 of the transcript.

Credit

Gift of Dr. Cliff Jones

Lot Number

X8282.2018

Related Records

102738562 The Manchester Baby Instruction set