Eckert, J. Presper (John Presper), 1919-1995

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Moore School of Electrical Engineering personnel in the 1940s.

From the description of Oral history interview with J. Presper Eckert, Kathleen Mauchly, James McNulty, and William Cleaver, 1980 Jan. 23. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63297207

Co-designer of the ENIAC, EDVAC, BINAC, and UNIVAC computers.

From the description of Oral history interview with J. Presper Eckert, 1975. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63307028

Computer scientist.

From the description of Oral history interview with J. Presper Eckert, 1977 Oct. 28. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63289531

Archival Resources
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referencedIn Rittase, William M.,. Sperry Corporation photograph collection. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Burks, Arthur W. (Arthur Walter), 1915-2008,. Oral history interview with Arthur W. Burks, ca. 1976. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division. Executive officer files, 1960-1970. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division. Sperry Rand Corporation vs. Control Data Corporation records, 1947-1975. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Hughes, Thomas Parke. Oral history interview with Thomas Parke Hughes, 1980 Nov. 6. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Honeywell, inc. Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand records, 1864-1973 (1925-1973). University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Mauchly, John W. (John William), 1907-1980. Sperry Univac Point of View speech, 1973 Nov. 13. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Hill, John L. (John Lindsay), 1909-. Oral history interview with John L. Hill, 1986 Jan. 15, 1986 Jan. 22. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Masterson, Earl (Earl Edgar),. Oral history interview with Earl Masterson, 1986 June 30, 1986 Oct. 31. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Moore School of Electrical Engineering. ENIAC Patent Trial Collection, 1864-1973 (bulk 1938-1971). University of Pennsylvania, Archives & Records Center
referencedIn Mauchly, John W. (John William), 1907-1980. Oral history interview with John W. Mauchly, 1976. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand records, 1846-1973, (bulk 1925-1973) University of Minnesota Libraries. Charles Babbage Institute. [cbi]
referencedIn Hopper, Grace Murray. Oral history interview with Grace Murray Hopper, ca. 1976. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Auerbach, Isaac L. (Isaac Levin), 1921-1992. A survey of large scale computing machines, 1947 [Photoprints]. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Sperry Corporation. Records, 1893-1976 (bulk 1927-1965). Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Sperry Rand Corporation. Engineering Research Associates Division. Records, 1949-1965. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn International Business Machines Corporation. Technical History Project. Oral histories, 1980-1991. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Computer & Communications Industry Association (U.S.). IBM antitrust trial records, 1969-1982. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Huskey, Harry D.,. Oral history interview with Harry D. Huskey, ca. 1976. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Chambers, Carl,. Oral history interview with Carl Chambers, 1977 Nov. 30. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Sperry Corporation. Univac Division. Records, 1877-1970. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Mullaney, Frank C.,. Oral history interview with Frank C. Mullaney, 1986 June 2, 1986 June 11. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Sperry Corporation. Univac Division. Technical documents, 1946-1975. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Sperry Corporation. Univac Division. Engineering Dept. Records, 1959-1974. Hagley Museum & Library
creatorOf Eckert, J. Presper (John Presper), 1919-1995,. Oral history interview with J. Presper Eckert, 1977 Oct. 28. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Burks, Arthur W. (Arthur Walter), 1915-2008,. Oral history interview with Arthur W. Burks and Alice R. Burks, 1980 June 20. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Auerbach, Isaac L. (Isaac Levin), 1921-1992. Oral history interview with Isaac Auerbach, 1992 Oct. 2-3. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Eckert, J. Presper (John Presper), 1919-1995,. Oral history interview with J. Presper Eckert, 1975. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Travis, Irven A., 1904-. Oral history interview with Irven Travis, 1977 Oct. 21. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division. Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand Records, 1935-1973. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Warren, S. Reid (Samuel Reid), 1908-. Oral history interview with S. Reid Warren, 1977 Oct. 5. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Gluck, Simon E., collector. Simon E. Gluck collection of early computer documents, 1944-1976 (bulk, 1948-1958). Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn ENIAC Trial exhibits master collection, 1864-1973, (bulk 1938-1971) University of Minnesota Libraries. Charles Babbage Institute. [cbi]
creatorOf Eckert, J. Presper (John Presper), 1919-1995,. Oral history interview with J. Presper Eckert, Kathleen Mauchly, James McNulty, and William Cleaver, 1980 Jan. 23. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
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associatedWith Atanasoff, John V. (John Vincent) person
associatedWith Auerbach, Isaac L. (Isaac Levin), 1921-1992 person
associatedWith Brainerd, John G. (John Grist), 1904-1988. person
associatedWith Burks, Arthur W. (Arthur Walter), 1915-2008, person
associatedWith Chambers, Carl, person
associatedWith Cleaver, William, person
associatedWith Computer & Communications Industry Association (U.S.). corporateBody
associatedWith Evans, Christopher Riche. person
associatedWith Gluck, Simon E., collector. person
associatedWith Hill, John L. (John Lindsay), 1909- person
associatedWith Honeywell, inc. corporateBody
associatedWith Hopper, Grace Murray person
associatedWith Hughes, Thomas Parke. person
associatedWith Huskey, Harry D., person
associatedWith International Business Machines Corporation. Technical History Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Masterson, Earl (Earl Edgar), person
associatedWith Mauchly, John W. (John William), 1907-1980. person
associatedWith Mauchly, Kathleen, person
associatedWith McNulty, James, person
associatedWith Moore School of Electrical Engineering. corporateBody
associatedWith Mullaney, Frank C., person
associatedWith Radio Corporation of America. corporateBody
associatedWith Sperry Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Sperry Corporation. Univac Division. Engineering Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Sperry Rand Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Sperry Rand Corporation. Engineering Research Associates Division. corporateBody
associatedWith Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Division. corporateBody
associatedWith Stern, Nancy B., person
associatedWith Travis, Irven A., 1904- person
associatedWith United States. Army corporateBody
associatedWith Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957. person
associatedWith Warren, S. Reid (Samuel Reid), 1908- person
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United States
Subject
EDVAC (Computer)
Computers--Patents
Univac computer
Computer engineering
BINAC (Computer)
ENIAC (Computer)
Computers--History
Computer storage devices
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Birth 1919-04-09

Death 1995-06-03

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