[Humanist] 24.722 images of computing

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        Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2011 21:51:15 +1300
        From: Richard MAHONEY <r.mahoney at indica-et-buddhica.org>
        Subject: Re: [Humanist] 24.718 images of computing?


Dear Willard,

On Thu, Feb 17, 2011 at 06:23:09AM +0000, Humanist Discussion Group wrote:
> 
> Date: Thu, 17 Feb 2011 06:16:28 +0000
> From: Willard McCarty <willard.mccarty at mccarty.org.uk>
> Subject: images of computing?

...
 
> Eventually I will track down the issue of the Post in the British Library
> and obtain a better image of it than the one I managed to find online. But
> meanwhile I would like to know of any other images from the time when people
> allowed themselves so spectacularly to dream of what computing had come into
> the world to do. I think I have all of the Time Magazine cover-images. Any
> others anyone here knows about, please tell me.

...

For a recent photographic essay on computers you may be curious to
see:

 Simon Norfolk :: Et in Arcadia ego
 http://simonnorfolk.com/

esp.:

 Technologies :: The Supercomputers: `I'm sorry Dave, I'm afraid I
 can't do that'
 

Kind regards,

 Richard

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