Electronic Machines - Report on a Visit by Mr Booth and others to Cambridge, Nov 1947

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Report (written by TR Thompson?) of a visit to see the early stages of work on EDSAC – 'the pilot Electronic Machine'. The work of Douglas Hartree and Maurice Wilkes is described, and the plan to 'loan an electrician' from the Lyons staff discussed and considered of benefit to both parties (see p2).

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