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Biographical material and interviews, 1946-1974

MS. Eng. misc. b. 248/A.2
Held at the Weston Library

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Includes miscellaneous curricula vitae, autobiographical notes, etc. prepared by Strachey on various occasions, 1946, 1956, 1962, 1965, 1967, 1971, 1973.

'Getting down to software fundamentals', interview with Strachey by Nancy Foy, in Dataweek, Vol. 12, no. 2, 8 July 1970 (photocopy). The original publication also carries a front cover photograph of Strachey.

'The word games of the night bird', interview with Strachey by Nancy Foy, in Computing Europe, 15 August 1974.

'Computing: Can Britain Set the Pace', article by D. Michie in University of Edinburgh Bulletin, November 1971.

Some of the material has been drawn on in framing several of the catalogue entries.


  • Creation: 1946-1974


1 file

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. b. 248/A.2

Former reference:

CSAC 71.1.80/A.2

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom