Site Search


Ada Lovelace | Babbage Engine
... or a woman. Ada met Babbage at a party in 1833 when she was seventeen and was entranced when Babbage demonstrated the small working section of the Engine to her. She intermitted her mathematical studi ...
Credits | Babbage Engine
... Babbage, Charles. Passages from the Life of a Philosopher. London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts & Green, 1864. Bromley, Allan G. The Babbage Papers in the Science Museum: A Cross-Referenced Li ...
The Babbage Engine | Babbage Engine
... Babbage Engine Charles Babbage and his Difference Engine #2 Charles Babbage (1791-1871), computer pioneer, designed the first automatic computing engines. He invented computers but failed to build the ...
A Brief History | Babbage Engine
... he 1821 vignette of Babbage and his friend, the astronomer, John Herschel, checking manually calculated tables, Babbage, finding error after error, was driven to exclaim 'I wish to God these calculati ...
Charles Babbage | Babbage Engine
... Babbage       Another age must be the judge. 1837 Vital Statistics Charles Babbage (1791-1871) was born in Walworth, Surrey, on December 26, 1791. He was one of four children born to th ...
Dionysius Lardner | Babbage Engine
... rical perception of Babbage's motives in attempting to construct calculating engines. Lardner developed a series of lectures on Babbage's first Difference Engine for a lecture tour of the industrial c ...
Key People | Babbage Engine
... Babbage Another age must be the judge. 1837 Credit: Science Museum George Biddell Airy I think it likely that he lives in a sort of dream as to its utility. 1823 Credit: London Illustrated News Henry ...
Robert Peel (Prime Minister) | Babbage Engine
... o to get rid of Mr. Babbage and his calculating machine? 1842 Robert Peel (1788-1850), career politician, and twice Prime Minister, intersected with Babbage's engines on two separate occasions, at the ...
Henry Prevost Babbage | Babbage Engine
... Babbage       I wished, if I could, to justify the confidence he [Babbage] had shown in me by embodying some of his ideas in metal. 1910 Henry Prevost Babbage (1824-1918) was Charles Ba ...
Ada Lovelace | Babbage Engine
... or a woman. Ada met Babbage at a party in 1833 when she was seventeen and was entranced when Babbage demonstrated the small working section of the Engine to her. She intermitted her mathematical studi ...

Results 1-10 of about 144

No matches found for babbage in our catalog.

  • Make sure all words are spelled correctly.
  • Try different keywords.
  • Try more general keywords.