Johnson Controls 5757 North Green Bay Avenue, Glendale, Illinois 53209
0.05 cu. ft. : 1 folder
Kilby, who later won the Nobel Prize, is credited as an inventor of the world's first integrated circuit (computer chip).
A typescript of Kilby's 1951 paper entitled "Transistors -- Their Manufacture and Use." 14 pp. + title and bibliography pages. In a folder with an attached offprint of an article from Scientific American: Louis N. Ridenour, "A Revolution in Electronics," Aug. 1951, Vol. 185, No. 2, pp. 13-17.
Jack Kilby Manuscript, 1951, Archives Center, National Museum of American History