Thomas Kurtz papers, 1954-2002Rauner Manuscript MS-1144

Collection Overview

Title:

Thomas Kurtz papers

Call Number:

Rauner Manuscript MS-1144

Collection Dates:

1954-2002

Size of Collection:

28 Linear ft., 20 boxes

Abstract:

Thomas Eugene Kurtz (b.1928), computer scientist and programmer. The collection contains correspondence, project notes, memos, manuals, academic papers, class notes, curricula, presentation notes, books, textbooks, IBM punched cards, punched tape with various programs as well as journals and periodicals relating to the creation of BASIC for the DTSS (Dartmouth Time-Sharing System) codeveloped by Kurtz and John G. Kemeny and the Kiewit Computation Center.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

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