James E. Robertson Papers, 1942-99
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Brief Description: Papers of James Evans Robertson (1924-93), M.S. '48, Ph.D. '52, professor of computer science (1952-90), including biographical data (1949-93); publications on the arithmetric design of electronic computers (1952-93); logs of computer runs (1950-52); correspondence about computer development, travel, college & departmental administration, committees, & meetings (1947, 1949-90); photographs (1953-70); certificates (1942-55); computer publicity (1949-56); visits to Russian computer centers (1958); Fulbright research on computers at the University of Sydney (1962-63); Illiac I, II & III, & IV (1954-73); Digital Computer Laboratory & departmental plans; Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers meetings & publications (1967-89); Brookhaven National Laboratory (1969-83); computer history & design (1970-85);drum data (1950's); N.S.F. contracts (1964-83); course material (1955-88); codes for computer programs (1950s); research papers; drawings; & plans.
Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 11/15/20
Created by: Robertson, James Evans, (1924-1993)
Volume: 15.5 cubic feet
Acquired: 4/7/93;4/20/93;6/18/99
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/1115020.pdf
Arrangement: by type of material & chronological thereunder
Subject Index
Brookhaven National Laboratory
Computer Design
Computer Science
Computer Science Department
Course Materials
Faculty Papers
History of Computing
Illiac Computers
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Music -- Australia - Science and Technology
National Science Foundation (NSF)
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics - Science and Technology
University of Sydney
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]