Oral history interview with Frank C. Mullaney

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Oral history interview with Frank C. Mullaney

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Charles Babbage Institute


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Mullaney begins by describing his early life, electrical engineering education, radar work in World War II with General Electric, and sonar work with the Navy. He discusses the various projects to which he was assigned at Engineering Research Associates (ERA), especially the Atlas (ERA 1101) computer. Other topics include the ERA 1102 and ERA 1103 computers, John L. Hill, the acquisition of ERA by Remington Rand, J. Presper Eckert, and the formation of Control Data Corporation.


Transcript, 172 pp. Audio file available at http://purl.umn.edu/95358

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Frank C. Mullaney, OH 110. Oral history interview by Arthur L. Norberg, 2 and 11 June 1986, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. http://purl.umn.edu/107538

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Mullaney, Frank C.. (1986). Oral history interview with Frank C. Mullaney. Retrieved from the University Digital Conservancy, https://hdl.handle.net/11299/107538.

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