File: NRDC

Scope and Content

The file includes details of the Manchester Department's relations with the National Research and Development Corporation. It includes a report of Williams' visit to USA 1948, the work of the NRDC's Advisory Panel on Digital Computers, Kilburn's consultancies, grants to the Manchester department, the Elliot computer project, the development of magnetic core tape, and the proposed development of the Mark II computer.

Original reference: 140