Guide to the Papers of George R. Stibitz, 1937 - 1979Manuscript ML-27

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Series 23, Addendum III, 1935-1990

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Box: 56, Dates: 1941-1990

Declassified letters and paperwork relating to Stibitz's work on computers during the early 1940's; articles written and co-authored by and about Stibitz on a variety of medical topics, 1959-1978; packets of papers relating to Stibitz's 1963 Thermal Bridge Research and 1962 Fluid Pump patenting and subsequent letters; tapes and transcripts of interviews with Stibitz, including the Smithsonian Museum. Of note: photographic negative of computing system for Complex Numbers, Mathematics; Entry for Stibitz from Encyclopedia Britannica 1974; and a large photo of Stibitz mounted on cardboard.

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Box: 57, Dates: 1937-1995

Contains articles and memorabilia on the 50th Anniversary of Stibitz's remote computing; edits of Stibitz's manuscript "Zeroth Generation"; pictures of Stibitz and the computer; articles about Stibitz and the development of the digital computer; a booklet, "An Inventory of the Papers of George Roberts Stibitz concerning the Invention and Development of the Digital Computer"; and University of Vermont Medical reports written up by Stibitz. Of Note: Schedule for American Mathematical Society's weekend at Dartmouth, September 10-12, 1940; photographs of the digital computer in 1940; and Mabel Frances Andrews: Her Hundredth Birthday booklet 1976.

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Box: 58, Dates: 1935-1990

Contains papers on and by Stibitz, including articles as well as reports, talks, and grant applications from 1959 and 1963; microfilm Dartmouth Medical School Relay Computer History, 1937-1940; VHS Computing 50th Anniversary 1990 AT&T Bell Labs; books of notes and data; and papers regarding conflict with some of Stibitz's patents. Of note: transcripts from a game played vs. computer 1965; thesis by Kobylarz, 1963, North Carolina State, and several pictures of a drawing of a windmill.

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Box: 59, Dates: 1945-1980

Contains reports written up by Stibitz on a varity of topics relating to technological advancements; sketches; handwritten drafts; and "out-of-hours" notebooks. Of note: Stibitz-Loveday Agreement, 1961, on patent contention, and a biography of Stibitz.

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