A Tribute to

Dr. J. Presper Eckert

Co-Inventor of ENIAC






The Past Year and a Half


         Pres's Childhood


The Moore School


The Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation




Cool Stuff






The Last Page


ENIAC and Related Items

After graduating from Penn Charter Pres wanted to attend MIT and was most assuredly qualified having gotten the second highest score in the country in his college board math test. However his mother preferred that he stay home and his father wanted him to follow in his foot steps and study business. So he went to the University of Pennsylvania. After a day of boring classes at the Wharton School Pres quit and signed up for the the Moore School of Engineering.

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The Eckert-Mauchly Computer Corporation


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