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Lectures, Talks and Papers, 1955-1975, n.d.


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The substance varies from brief notes and headings for talks to substantial manuscript or typescript drafts, sometimes accompanied by research material, manufacturers' literature and correspondence.

The earlier lectures were undertaken while Strachey was employed by the National Research Development Corporation (N.R.D.C.) and often at its request; almost all of these refer to problems arising from projects in hand such as the Ferranti Pegasus, CPL, theory of programming, etc.


  • Creation: 1955-1975, n.d.

Language of Materials

  • English

Full range of shelfmarks:

MSS. Eng. misc. b. 295/G.1-296/G.42


The material is presented chronologically.

Related Materials

See Administrative History for a note on lectures given by Strachey at Oxford and retained at Programming Research Group. See the publications, reviews, reports and papers and lectures, talks and papers series for other lectures or papers by Strachey.

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