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IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Volume 15 Number 1 -- Front Matter

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Original Publication Date: 1993-Apr-30
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IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Volume 15 Number 1 1993 [Front matter] About this Issue - J.A.N. Lee.....3 From IEEE's Perspective - William Aspray.....5 The Problems and Virtues of Oral History

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Copyright ©; 1992 by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission.

IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Volume 15 Number 1 1993 [Front matter]

About this Issue - J.A.N. Lee.....3

From IEEE's Perspective - William Aspray.....5 The Problems and Virtues of Oral History

Comments, Queries, and Debate - Werner Buchholz.....7 A History of Scientific Computation -
Herbert R.J. Grosch Turing's Visit to the United States - Henry S. Tropp

Articles The Computer as von Neumann Planned It - M.D. Godfrey and D.F. Hendry.....11 The
Origins, Uses, and Fate of the EDVAC - Michael R. Williams.....22 Transforming an Industry
Through Information Technology - Walter M. Carlson.....39 The Development of the ERMA
Banking System: Lessons from History - Amy Weaver Fisher and James L. McKenney.....44

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