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Vintage Computers and Calculators

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ABAKUS Online-Museum
ACONIT a French site with links to the University of Grenoble, working on a Museum of Computing; many restauration projects.
ACHT-Bit HOMECOMPUTER-MUSEUM  contains many precise repair instructions!
ACORN: ARX, Arthur and RISC OS (history of BBC, Master and Risc uP)
ADDIATOR, ein Besuch bei...  Brochure showing the making of the Addiator
ALICE32  emulators and programs for TANDY TRS80-MC10 and French ALICE clones
Alles zum Thema alte Rechenmaschinen, Computer und Taschenrechner sammeln für Sammler
ANALOG COMPUTERS, Ferretronix (mostly images)
ANALOG COMPUTER MUSEUM
ANALOGMUSEUM.org  a splendid website with many analog computers and a great literature section (Prof. Dr. Bernd Ulmann)
Antique (lonesome) Computers (see also the list of Documents, Videos...)
Antique Mechanical Four-species Calculators
Appareils de mesure
APPLE History
ARITHMEUM Uni Bonn
ARISTO Taschenrechner
ATARI technical documents (from atariforge)

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BBC
Micro and Electron Games Archive - WWW.STAIRWAYTOHELL.COM

BBC Emulator for Windows model-b, a
BBC software and Roms archive
BBC huge software and Roms archive (mdfsnet)
BBC regregex (software and many links)
Beitraege Geschichte mechanisches Rechnen. Excellent website of Stephan Weiss; many manuals, presentations and (flash) simulations.
Binary_Dinosaurs
Bitsavers (huge link of docs, PDF's and Software, Uni Stuttgart)
Bölters Rechenmaschinen und Reparaturwerkstatt
Brains to Bytes: The Evolution of Information Storage

Brunsviga Exhibition 2008 (Landesmuseum Braunschweig)
Büromaschinen Lexikon 
 
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Calculators - Xnumber World of Calculators - James Redin
Calculator Collection
Calculator History Timeline
Calculators' Pages
CASIO Ledudu  Gallery of Casio and other electronic calculators
CENTRE for COMPUTING HISTORY (Cambridge, UK)
Charles Babbage - Analytical Engine
Charles Babbage Institute
University of Minnesota), huge depository of vintage documents
Chronik der Elektrotechnik: Rechenmaschine bis Mikrocomputer (VDE)
Commodore Amiga 500
Commodore repair links and articles
Comptometer - Comptometers - Biography of a Machine
Computarium LCD
Computer Asylum
Computer Cabinett Göttingen
Computermuseum München, Olivetti
Computers http_timeline
Computer History Museum - Exhibits - Microprocessors
Computer History Exhibits STANFORD
Computer Museum Horgenzell (many albums with pictures)
COMPUTISSIMO A great Swiss collection! (multilingual)
computergeschichte.de - Zählen und Rechnen
Contents Listing
CP/M-Forum
CPU-Museum
CPU-Graveyard
CURTA-Simulator & Bedienungsanleitung
CURTA disassembling


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DATAMATH_Calculator_Museum
DAVES OLD COMPUTERS - Diskimages
Dentaku Museum
Der Abakus - Geschichte und Funktionsweise
Diverse / Misc Emulator / Tools Liste :: AEP Emulation Page - Emulation News :: Online seit dem 1. April 1998
DOCUBYTE - Guide to Computing . Some wonderful pictures of vintage (restored) computers.
 
 
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EarlyComputers
Early Office Museum
Electromechanical calculating machines of the 1960's
Electronic Circuits (English), newer German version.  A very complete collection of electronic circuits (many used in computers) by Claude Jacobs
Eric's Slide Rule Manuals Page
Erik S. Klein's Vintage Computer Collection - Home of historical computers such as Altair, Apple, Commodore and IBM
 
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FACIT calculators serials (James Redin)
Flowercalc
Fondazione Galileo Galilei
Fredscalculators
Freeman PC Museum - Home of the History of the Personal Computer
Friden Web Site
From the Abacus to the Computer
 
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Calcul Graphique - 622 ouvrages. Book titles from 1790 to 1990.
Gallery RetroCenter
Geschichte der Rechenhilfsmittel (Von Jan Meyer)
Glenn's Computer Museum (analog computers!)
Goettinger_Digitalisierungs_Zentrum
Goldman's Collection
Google-Ergebnis für http://www.naikan-do.de/Rechenmaschinen/_Triumphator/pics_1/TrTypH.jpg
 
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Hamann_fu_berlin, many instructions for vintage calculators
Heathkit Virtual Museum A museum of the world best known electronic kits seller.
HEINZ NIXDORF MUSEUMS FORUM
History of mechanical calculators
HP Calculator Page (Vcalc.net)
HP Series 80 Site
HP BASIC Paper Tapes
HP35 internals. Jacques Laporte's website, hardware and software of the HP35

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IPSJ Computer Museum, a virtual computer museum from Japan.
ISER - Informatik Sammlung Erlangen

IT-Material (Materialsammlung für den Informationstechnischen Unterricht)

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JMG Office Machines
John Elliott's home page (CP/M, DOSPLUS, XIOS etc.)
John Napier
John Wolff's Web Museum - Calculating Machines
Jupiter ACE Emulators

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Kainka website on electronic and PC projects (excellent for technical details, like RS232)
Konrad Zuse Internet Archiv

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Links zu Computermuseen, Usergruppen und anderen interessanten Seiten
Links zum Thema Computermuseen, Usergruppen und mehr
 
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Main Menu | Old Computer Computers Consoles Games and much much more
Manuals (user manuals) PDF's of many user manuals of mechanical calculators
Mark's Ohio Scientific/Compukit UK101 Archive
Mathematical Instruments  a private (huge!) collection of integrators, slide-rules and other simpler calculators
Mathematisches Maschinen-Museum
MechaniCalculator   many manuals as PDF
Mechanical Calculating Machines
Mechanical Calculator Museums
MODELLRECHNER MR1 und MR2
MOSTEK calculator integrated circuits large list of calculator CPU's
Museum of Typewriters and Calculators at the Finnish Business College - Calculator Collection
Information and images about historical typewriters and calculators at the Finnish Business College Typewriter Museum Collection
Mind Machine Museum
Museum of Pocket Calculating Devices
Museum of Soviet Calculators - VK-1
museen-sh: Computerschausammlung der Fachhochschule Kiel (Kiel), Information
Museillo del Cálculo y de la Informática. TECLAS.ORG
Museo Tecnologicamente Ivrea

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Nachrichtentechnische Sammlung. Institut f. Nachrichtentechnik, RWTH Aachen
Napier's Bones: Father of Logarithm
NEWCASTLE University virtual museum (Roger Broughton): good description of technical details.
Neil Fraser: Software: HP-35 RPN Calculator

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Office Collectibles
Old Computer Stuff

OLDCOMPUTERSMUSEUM
OLD-COMPUTERS.COM : The Museum
Original Documents on the History of Calculators
Obsolete Computer Museum
Old Calculating Machines
Old Calculators Web Museum Advertising/Documentation & Collateral Materials Page
Calculator Advertising, Collateral Materials, and Documentation
Oldcalculators.wordpress.com
Olivetti The 101 Initiative
Olivetti Programma 101
Olivetti Programma 101 (Old Calculators Web Museum)
Olivetti calculators
Olivetti Graphic Design
Olivetti studio di un'impresa (in Italian)
On-Line Documents
Open Directory - Computers: History
ORIGINAL Documents on the History of Calculators (many manuals)
OSI Mark's OSI/Compukit Archive
 
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PC Museum - Downloads
Planet Sinclair: Computers: ZX81: Resources
Powerhouse Discovery Centre (Australia)
Prehistoria della Informatica

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Rechnerlexikon
Rechenmaschinen
Rechenmaschinen - Detlevs Sammlung
Rechenmaschinen - Jens Apperdainer Sammlung
Rechenmaschinensammlung Michael Landwehr
Rechenmaschine auf technik-und-geraete.org
Rechnen ohne Strom
Rechenhilfsmittel Sammlung Wolf-G. Blümich
Rechenschieber Online-Museum
Rechenwerkzeug.de many user guides of vintage machines in the "download" section
Rechentechnik in der DDR 
Recreation Collecting Computers Calculators Infopool-24
Retroarchive  archive of original software
Retrocomputing.net  many scanned documents!
Retrocosm Blog: excellent projects and pictures!
RetroRoby a small retro-game website from Roby Ronck, a Luxembourg game collector
 
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sammler.com: Alles zum Thema alte Rechenmaschinen, Computer und Taschenrechner
Schneemann: My collection
Silicium a French  Computers and Videogames Museum
Simulationsraum a very interesting German blog on "media-archeology" by Stefan Höltgen
Sliderule Museum, International
SWTPC 6800 Computer

SWTPC 6800/6809 Emulator (Evenson Consulting Services)
 
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tan-gram: home
Tecnologic@mente Museum & Workshop, Ivrea (Italy). Many scenes of this video were shot in the museum.
Telegraph Instruments of Europe
The Analog Art (Joost Rekveld's very interesting site on analog computers)
The Collection of Calculating Devices (English/German)
        contains a collection of mathematical tools like planimeters
The Computer History Simulation Project
The History of Homecomputers: Computer Index
The Machine Room :: Full Index of Computers
The Museum of HP Calculators
TNOC, The National Museum of Computers (Bletchley Park, Colossus replica!)
THE OLD COMPUTER HUT
The Old Calculators Web Museum
The Old Computer Dot Com
The SWTPC Computer Documentation Repository
archive of technical documents and ads for Southwest Technical Products Corporation's computers
The Typewriter Database (serial numbers, dates, production quantities)
Things that Count. Many outstanding photos of the collection.
Timekeeper for vintage electronic calculators
Timeline- Computers changed history (very concise timeline from 1937 to 2015)
Tony's Taschenrechner-Sammlung
Totalisator history (gigantic machines used at race stadiums like Longchamps)
Toshiba Product catalogue 
Toshiba-vintage offers information, utilities, tools, history, downloads
Trailing Edge Wanted Systems - HP 2100A/2114/2115/2116 - HP 2000
TRS-COLOR and DRAGON Computer Archive
 
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Universität BONN ARITHMEUM
Universität ERLANGEN Informatik-Sammlung

Universität GREIFSWALD Alte Rechner
Universität  STUTTGART Computer Museum der Fakultät Informatik
Universiteit van AMSTERDAM Computer Museum
 
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Vetusware  huge archive of abandonware and other vintage software
VIDEOPAC (Odyssey) Games Instructions
Vierspezies Maschinen
Vintage Calculators Web Museum
Vintage Electronic Calculator Manuals
 
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Walther - Die Firma
Wang 2200 Emulator
William Schickardt Museum of Computing History (Concordia Univ. of Wisconsin)
 
 
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Yet another Computer Museum. Large collection of docs and PDF's
 
 
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last edited: 17 Jun 2017

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