Artifact Details

Title

The first program

Catalog Number

102780974

Type

Text

Date

1996-03-29

Author

Kilburn, Tom

Extent

5 p.

Format

PDF

Description

Transcription of a recording of Dr. Tom Kilburn discussing the first program to be run on the Manchester "Baby" computer in 1948, along with his attempt to reconstruct it in 1996. A handwritten reconstruction of the first program is included on the first page of the transcript.

Credit

Gift of Dr. Cliff Jones

Lot Number

X8282.2018

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