Hurd discusses International Business Machines' (IBM) commitment to research in computer technology, IBM's support for academic research on computers, and his own work at IBM--especially on the IBM 701, 704 and 705 computers. He also describes John von Neumann and his contributions to the development of computer technology.
Cuthbert Corwin Hurd, OH 76. Oral history interview by Nancy B. Stern, 20 January 1981, Portola Valley, California. Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. http://purl.umn.edu/107368
Transcript, 55 pp. Audio file available at http://purl.umn.edu/95278
Hurd, Cuthbert Corwin, 1911-.
Oral history interview with Cuthbert Corwin Hurd.
Charles Babbage Institute.
Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy,
Content distributed via the University of Minnesota's Digital Conservancy may be subject to additional license and use restrictions applied by the depositor.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Pagelkopf, Don; Moe, Robert; Lincoln, Neil R.; Krueger, Larry; Krohn, Howard; Kort, Raymon; Hutson, Maurice; Hawley, Charles L.; Grinna, Dennis; Bhend, Bill; Bergmanis, Maris; Alexander, Curt (Charles Babbage Institute, 1975)
Organized discussion moderated by Neil R. Lincoln with eighteen Control Data Corporation (CDC) engineers on computer architecture and design at CDC. Engineers include: Robert Moe, Wayne Specker, Dennis Grinna, Tom Rowan, ...