MOTAT oral history interview with William Irwin

William Irwin, Interviewee;  Megan Hutching, Interviewer; 

08 Sep 2015
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Maker and Role
William Irwin, Interviewee
Megan Hutching, Interviewer
Production Date
08 Sep 2015
22 Sep 2015
Description
Oral history interview with William Irwin focusing on his work conserving MOTAT’s Meccano differential analyser. Contains information about his engineering career in South Africa, interest in Meccano, the history of the differential analyser and its use in the context of early computing, and the conservation process.
Physical Description
1 sound disc (ca. 182 minutes) : digital
Current Rights
All rights reserved
Accession No
16-0540
Credit Line
William Irwin et al. 08 Sep 2015
22 Sep 2015. MOTAT oral history interview with William Irwin, 16-0540. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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