Early ACM Documents

Association for Computing Machinery

Page 1 of the first ACM minutes, 22 September 1947, Columbia University, for circulation among Watson Lab attendees listed at top (Wallace Eckert, Hilleth Thomas, Byron Havens, John Lentz, Bob Walker, courtesy of Herb Grosch [59].

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Letter of encouragement from John von Neumann, transcribed by Edmund Berkeley, who convened the first meeting [59]:

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