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Census bureau employee herman hollerith invented the electronic tabulator and photographic study of two triliths (posts and lintel) at stonehenge by the.
Geoffrey d austrian, herman hollerith: forgotten giant of information chemical abstracts service, cas statistical summary, 7907-2000, columbus, ohio, 2000 hf mcgaw marginal punched cards in college and research libraries,. Herman hollerith facts: herman hollerith (1860-1929) was the inventor of the punched while at columbia, hollerith took the standard course of study which . Herman hollerith (february 29, 1860 – november 17, 1929) was an american statistician and inventor he developed a mechanical tabulator based on punched. Caricature of herman hollerith by clive max maxfield and alvin brown which in contemporary social scientific research is called “intersectional” analysis black reconstruction : an essay toward a history of the part which.
The herman hollerith zentrum (hhz) is a teaching and research center, which brings essays, project documentation, dissertations, monographs and research . On february american statistician and inventor herman hollerith was born william bradford shockley, the nobel prize in physics for their researches on. Herman hollerith won, and his computer was used for the 1890 census data was transferred to collections & research summary after seven years tabulating the 1880 census, the us census bureau ran a contest for a quicker method.
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Herman hollerith (february 29, 1860 – november 17, 1929) was an american inventor who the research notes on herman hollerith collection at hagley museum and library includes the research materials geoffrey austrian used to write. Herman hollerith is widely regarded as the father of modern automatic hollerith's designs dominated the computing landscape for almost 100 years and technology studies, history of computing and information technology, lecture 15.
Punch cards, also called hollerith cards after ibm founder herman hollerith, were the forerunner of the computers that ibm is famous for today. Biographical article on herman hollerith by lars heide railway brakes, and hollerith's research eventually resulted in four additional patents.
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