Artifact Details

Title

Notebook with promotional material and manuals for various computers

Catalog Number

102773910

Type

Text

Date

1954-1956

Author

DesJardins, Paul R.

Publisher

Logistics Research Inc.; Aeronutronic Systems Inc.; Remington Rand Univac; J. B. Rea Company, Inc.; Boeing Airplane Company

Description

These folders contain material collected by DesJardins during his time at North American Aviation, found together in a folder that was previously labeled, "Computer Information and Manuals." Some of the records in these folders relate to DesJardin's work as a Flight Test Engineer. Material includes handwritten notes, promotional material, reference data sheets, programmer's guides, pricing information, catalogs, operation codes, and correspondence. Much of the material relates to ALWAC computing equipment and READIX computers.

Category

Notebooks; Promotional Material; Manual; Catalog; Technical Paper or Note

Collection Title

Paul R. DesJardins collection

Series Title

North American Aviation records

Credit

Gift of Al Kossow

Lot Number

X4578.2008