[vcf-midatlantic] Interest in a Workshop at System Source, in Hunt Valley, MD?

Evan Koblentz evan at vcfed.org
Mon Aug 27 14:25:42 EDT 2018


Nope, Bill's not misunderstanding -- Bob R. (who owns the place in MD) 
has his own UNIVAC. Slightly different model than ours and I think he 
only has the CPU.



> Bill Dromgoole,
>
> I think that you may be misunderstanding something. The workshop that Alex
> is talking about is in Hunt Valley, Maryland, NOT at the VCF museum, NOT at
> InfoAge.
>
> Jeff
>
> On Sun, Aug 26, 2018 at 4:56 PM Bill Dromgoole via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>
>> Yes,  I am interested In both days at the museum.
>> I want to survey Bob’s Univac 1218 and Univac 490 to see what is needed to
>> get them lit off.
>> I am pretty sure that Duane is also interested in powering up the Univacs.
>>
>> Do we have any firm dates or a signup list yet?
>> I have both suggested dates marked on my calendar.
>>
>> Bill Dromgoole
>>
>> From: Bill Degnan via vcf-midatlantic
>> Sent: Monday, August 20, 2018 9:05 AM
>> To: vcf-midatlantic
>> Cc: Bill Degnan
>> Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] Interest in a Workshop at System Source,in
>> Hunt Valley, MD?
>>
>> certainly if possible to have one on both weekends so everyone interested
>> can attend at least one.  I can help more with the November workshop but
>> I'd probably go to both at least one day each.
>>
>> For those of you who don't know, Bob has a private museum with a ton of
>> computer exhibits ranging the entire spectrum of machines.  the official
>> web site
>> https://museum.syssrc.com/
>>
>> I helped Bob organize a workshop in 2014:
>> http://vintagecomputer.net/browse_thread.cfm?id=537
>> It has been too long since we had a workshop there, I am glad someone is
>> taking the initiative.
>>
>> Bill
>>
>> On Mon, Aug 20, 2018 at 7:45 AM Jason Perkins via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>>
>>> I'd definitely want to come. I'd think the September dates would be
>> better
>>> for me, I'm checking to be sure.
>>>
>>> On Sun, Aug 19, 2018 at 10:06 PM, J. Alexander Jacocks via
>> vcf-midatlantic
>>> <
>>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>>>
>>>> All,
>>>>
>>>> Since we can't have a workshop at InfoAge, this fall, I propose (along
>>> with
>>>> Bob Roswell) that we have a workshop at Bob's System Source Computer
>>>> Museum, in Hunt Valley, MD.
>>>>
>>>> I talked to Bob, and he and I are both available on the following
>> dates:
>>>> September 29th/30th
>>>> November 10th/11th
>>>>
>>>> We're not yet sure if this will be a 1-day or a 2-day workshop.  Please
>>> let
>>>> me know if you are available on either of the dates, and I'll tally the
>>>> results.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!
>>>> - Alex
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Jason Perkins
>>> 313 355 0085
>>>
>>

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