Eldo C. Koenig Personal Computer Collection, 1950-1969
Koenig, Eldo C
Information, Technology and Society, Div. of (NMAH, SI)
0.12 cu. ft. : 1 box
Koenig held various positions at the Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company from 1944-1962 including supervisor of the computer laboratory. In 1962 he left Allis-Chalmers to take a teaching position with the University of Wisconsin. Koenig received the Alfred Noble Prize (not to be confused with the Nobel Prize) for his work on analog computers in 1951 and was active in several professional organizations, including the Association for Computing Machinery and the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers.
Papers representing Koenig's research on early personal computers. Includes photographs, articles, laboratory reports, Koenig's students' research, writings and illustrations and diagrams on hardware and software.
Eldo C. Koenig Personal Computer Collection, 1950-1969, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
2003.3008 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves