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Oral history interview with Frances E. Holberton
Holberton, Frances E. (Charles Babbage Institute, 1983)
 

Title 
Oral history interview with Frances E. Holberton

Issue Date
1983-04-14

Publisher
Charles Babbage Institute

Type
Oral History

Abstract
Holberton discusses her education from 1940 through the 1960s and her experiences in the computing field. These include work with the Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation, David Taylor Model Basin, and the National Bureau of Standards. She discusses her perceptions of cooperation and competition between members of these organizations and the difficulties she encountered as a woman. She recounts her work on ENIAC and LARC, her design of operating systems, and her applications programming.

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Other Identifier(s)
other: OH 50

Description
Transcript, 46 pp. Audio file available at http://purl.umn.edu/94962

Suggested Citation
Holberton, Frances E.. (1983). Oral history interview with Frances E. Holberton. Charles Babbage Institute. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://purl.umn.edu/107363.


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