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IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Volume 19 Number 1 -- Front Matter

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Original Publication Date: 1997-Jan-01
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IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Vol. 19, No. 1, January - March 1997 [Front matter]

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THIS DOCUMENT IS AN APPROXIMATE REPRESENTATION OF THE ORIGINAL.

Copyright ©; 1997 by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. All rights reserved. Used with permission.

IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Vol. 19, No. 1, January - March 1997 [Front matter]

About This Issue - Michael R. Williams.....3

Articles Crossing the Divide: Architectural Issues and the Emergence of the Stored Program Computer, 1935-1955 - Paul Ceruzzi.....5

Arithmetic on the EDSAC - Maurice V. Wilkes.....13

Historical Content in Computer Science Texts: A Concern - Kaila Katz.....16

Splitting the Difference: The Historical Necessity of Synthesis in Software Engineering - Stuart Shapiro.....20

The First Operating System for the EDVAC - George W. Reitwiesner.....55

Editor-in-Chief Michael R. Williams

Assistant Editors-in-Chief Paul Ceruzzi, Thomas Bergin

Editorial Board Geoffrey C. Bowker, Werner Buchholz, Arthur W. Burks, Martin Campbell- Kelly, James W. Cortada, Bernard A. Galler, Peggy Aldrich Kidwell, Michael Marcotty, Brian Randell, Robert F. Rosin, Keith Smillie, James E. Tomayko, Eric Weiss

Managing Editor: Anthony Ross Editorial and Production Manager: Arthur Gordon

Production Editor: Jay Reidy

Publisher: Matt Loeb

Advertising Manager: Patricia Garvey

Magazine Operations Committee James J. Farrell III (chair), Gul Agha, Stephen E. Cross, George V. Cybenko, Alan M. Davis, Stephen L. Diamond, Bertram Herzog, Ramesh Jain, Edward A. Parrish, Kenneth D. Wagner, Ronald D. Williams Submissions

Publications Board James J. Farrell III (chair), Ming (Mike) T. Liu (TOC chair) Jon T. Butler, Carl Chang, Michel Israel, Michael Mulder, David Pessel, Ronald D. Williams, Thomas W. Williams

Submissions See Information for Authors on Web Page www.computer.org/pubs/annals/annals.htm e. Contents

Departments Anecdotes - James Tomayko.....6- UNIVAC I, Serial 12 -- in duPont Herman
Hollerith's Historic Hilltop Home

Biographies - Eric Weiss.....65 Obituaries: Cuthbert Corwin Hurd, Seymour R. Cray

Calculators - Earl Swartzlander.....74 Handheld Calculators From HP and TI

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IEEE Annals of the History of Computing Volume 19 Number 1 -- Front Matter

Happenings - Geoffrey Bowker.....76 New Listservers Pioneer Day at 1996 IFIP Web Sites

Reviews - Peggy Kidwell.....78 King of the Seven Dwarfs, General Electric's Ambiguous
Challenge to the Computer Industry The International Computer Software Industry: A Comparative Study of Industry Evolution and Structure Knowing Machines: Essays on Technical Change

Briefly Noted A Bibliographic Guide to the History of Computer Applications, 1950-1990 From Invention to Global System I Sing the Body Electronic: A Year With Microsoft on the Multimedia Frontier The Colossus of Bletchley Park

(Image Omitted: Mathematician and IBM executive Cuthbert Hurd has died.)

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