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Format:

Paperback

Condition:

new

Language:

English

Printing Year:

2010

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1st Edition

Accounting Book-Keeping Machines and Calculaltors of the 20th Century chronicles the advent of the Burroughs Registering Accountant machine at the turn of the century, following the development of the adding machine in the 1900's, the typewriter style book-keeping machines and calculators through the 20th century,  including  Comptometers, the Automatic Accounting Machines, made by Burroughs, National Cash Register, and  the mechanical Calculators by Friden, Olivetti, and other manufacturers.

This also  includes two of the first  "direct line" storage machines made by Francisco Campos, the Campos 1000 register machine and the 200 register Logabax machines.

Also the Hollerith and Powers Punched Card machines, and Accounting Machines hard wired to Punch Card and Paper Tape machines.

A section covers the National Cash Register "2000" series two handed operated Banking and Utility machinesof the 1950's, and Mechanical Calculators.

Finally finishing with the Electomechanical  Accounting Machines and Calculators, to  all electronic machines of the late 1970's, and finally  the first desk top computers.

With over 300 illustrations and  line drawings and  heap of facts for the person interested in old office machines 

In an A4 Soft Bound book , and will be inscribed to the purchaser by the author if desired

 

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