Exhibit Opening: Bits and Bytes: The Innovation of Home Computers

 The Innovation of Home Computers

On Display February 8 – June 2, 2018

The Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History proudly announces the premiere of its exclusive exhibition, Bits and Bytes: The Innovation of Home Computers, on display from February 8 – June 2, 2018.  Dr. Rebecca Ingram, the Museum’s Curator, researched and designed the exhibit with contributions from the Brazos Valley Computer Museum, the National Videogame Museum, and Texas A&M University.  

Opening on Thursday, February 8 at 6 pm,the public is invited to a free and entertaining lecture by Dr. Tracy Hammond, Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, andDirector of the Sketch Recognition Labat Texas A&M University. Following her talk, guests are invited to an opening reception featuring wine, appetizers, and gallery viewing. 

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IBM Personal Computer Model 5150   Dr. Tracy Hammond, TAMU
IBM Personal Computer Model 5150
Introduced August 1981
Dr. Tracy Hammond
Texas A&M University