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Inside Macintosh monographs

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 192

Scope and Content Note

The Thomas Becker Collection of Macintosh Monographs includes guides and manuals for Macintosh computer use, including a number of volumes of the Inside Macintoshseries. The monographs cover the Macintosh operating system API, which was used on the Macintosh Classic, through the Macintosh IIci using the Motorola 680x0 series of processors.

Dates

  • 1985-1992

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access to materials:

Access to the collection is unrestricted. Access to individual monographs may require advance notice.

Copyright:

The Charles Babbage Institute holds the copyright to all materials in the collection, except for items covered by a prior copyright (such as published materials). Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Biographical Note

Thomas Becker is a senior software engineer at Seagate Technology. He attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as an undergraduate, receiving his B.A. in Physics in 1984. He attended graduate school at Cornell University.

Extent

1 box (1 cubic foot)

Abstract

Collection includes guides and manuals for Macintosh computer use, including a number of volumes of the Inside Macintoshseries.

Acquisition:

The collection was donated by Thomas Becker in 2007.

Title
Thomas Becker Collection of Macintosh Monographs, 1985-1992.
Subtitle
Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Stephanie Horowitz, 2007.
Date
2007
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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Contact:

612-624-5050