Artifact Details

Title

From the Archives: Grace Hopper: Howard Aiken, the Harvard Mark I and the first bug

Catalog Number

102781045

Type

Audio

Date

2018-12-04

Participants

Hopper, Grace, Speaker

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Duration

00:19:05

Format

WAV

Description

Rear Admiral Grace Murray Hopper's career in computer science began in the 1940s. Her work with early computers, including the Harvard Mark I, led to ground-breaking and fundamental advances in computer science. Here, Hopper discusses her work with Howard Aiken and the Mark-I computer in a 1983 lecture at the Boston Computer Museum.

Category

Podcast

Collection Title

From the Archives Podcast

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X8671.2018