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Univac: A Philadelphia Story
July-September 2001 (vol. 23 no. 3)
pp. 60-63

In these anecdotes, the author reminisces about his entry into the computer field during Univac's early days, specifically those in Philadelphia, where computer pioneers such as Grace Hopper and John Mauchly were making history before anyone ever heard of Silicon Valley.

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Citation:
Robert V. Head, "Univac: A Philadelphia Story," IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 60-63, July-Sept. 2001, doi:10.1109/85.948906
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