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Issue No.01 - January-March (2003 vol.25)
pp: 48-59
ABSTRACT
<p>Although women's role in the computer field has been fairly well documented, their role in the programming arena has not. The author's account of her programming experience for the Eckert-Mauchly Computer Company reveals much about early workplace conditions-namely, a workplace surprisingly free of restrictions in an era when most married women did not work out of the home.</p>
CITATION
Adele Mildred Koss, "Programming on the Univac 1: A Woman's Account", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol.25, no. 1, pp. 48-59, January-March 2003, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2003.1179879
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