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Project Grind Meeting of June 30, 1953 (Fourth Day), 1953 July 6

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 16

Scope and Contents

Project Whirlwind Memo M-2283. The output display system and the manual input buffer drum were discussed at this meeting. A display rate of once every 2 seconds was tentatively accepted. There will be 16 words per track,** allowing for a display of history on all tracks. It was stated that the system must operate with a minimum of degradation when only one center is functioning.


  • Creation: 1953 July 6



From the Collection: 3.9 Gigabytes (4035 MB in 1835 digital files in 31 folders)

From the Collection: 56.3 Cubic Feet (189 boxes including 142 microfilm reels)

Language of Materials

From the Series: English

Repository Details

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