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==Brief Biography==
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Richard Thomson is the director of the [http://computergraphicsmuseum.org Computer Graphics Museum] in Salt Lake City, Utah.  He is the main force behind the creation of the Terminals Wiki and the open source rewrite of the [http://manx.classiccmp.org manx] web database application of computer manuals.  He is a frequent contributor to the [http://www.classiccmp.org/cctalk.html cctalk mailing list] and contributes scanned material to [http://bitsavers.org BitSavers].
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* [[:Template:infobox terminal|infobox terminal]]
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Richard has worked as a software engineer since 1979.  He has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the [http://www.ece.udel.edu/ University of Delaware] and a master's degree in computer science from the [http://www.cs.utah.edu/ University of Utah].  See [[User:Legalize/UDelTerminals|Terminals at the University of Delaware]] for more information on the kinds of terminals he used in the early days.
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=CdkopCC9Q0QC&lpg=PA57&dq=beehive%20model%20I%20terminal&pg=PA57#v=onepage&q=beehive%20model%20I%20terminal&f=false terminals at ncc]
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* [http://books.google.com/books?id=esYk9fkCBWgC&lpg=PA38&dq=beehive%20model%20I%20terminal&pg=PA38#v=onepage&q=beehive%20model%20I%20terminal&f=false "Beehive Posts Earnings Gain In Six Months"]
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==Ongoing Wiki Work==
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=-F-JXF1eEM8C&lpg=PT4&dq=beehive%20model%20I%20terminal&pg=PT4#v=onepage&q&f=false "Polling Adapter, Graphics Module Added to CRT Line"]
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* Add [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:EmbedVideo EmbedVideo] extension and link to various videos
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=X4xBOrwFEpYC&lpg=PT32&dq=facit%20terminal&pg=PT32#v=onepage&q&f=false "Beehive Terminal Uses Raster Tube Design"]
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* [[User:Legalize/New Page Template|New Page Template]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=xDQbK7ORAh8C&lpg=RA1-PA50&dq=tandberg%20terminal&pg=RA1-PA50#v=onepage&q=tandberg%20terminal&f=false Tandberg terminal]
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* Write a guide on how to author a terminal page
* [http://bitsavers.org/pdf/deltaDataSystems/Delta_1_Video_Display_Reference_Sep69.pdf Delta Data Systems Delta 1]
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* [[User:Legalize/templates|templates]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=xT4EAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PA82&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA82#v=onepage&q=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&f=false X Window System]
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* [[User:Legalize/todo|Items to research]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=5fMve9oEPlwC&lpg=PA97&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA97#v=onepage&q=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&f=false HDS Viewstation TR]
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* [[User:Legalize/administrativia|Wiki administration]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=5VIEAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PA23&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA23#v=onepage&q=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&f=false HDS Viewstation FX]
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* [[User:Legalize/Taxonomy|Taxonomy]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=R-5WR9pGhiYC&lpg=PA54&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA54#v=onepage&q=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&f=false HDS Viewstation FX]
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* [[User:Legalize/Control Sequences|Control Sequences]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=Bj4EAAAAMBAJ&lpg=PA36&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA36#v=onepage&q&f=false HDS ViewStation FX]
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* [[User:Legalize/tektronix products|Tektronix products]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=dPu-_QBrLB4C&lpg=PA41&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA41#v=onepage&q=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&f=false HDS ViewStation+]
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* [[User:Legalize/Computerworld|List of Computerworld issues]]
* [http://books.google.com/books?id=zExyNB7YWE8C&lpg=PA32&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA32#v=onepage&q=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&f=false HDS ViewStation]
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* [http://books.google.com/books?id=pcVsK0mWULwC&lpg=PA1&dq=%22human%20designed%20systems%22&pg=PA9#v=onepage&q&f=false HDS 2200GX]
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* Four-Phase Systems IV 70 Series
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* Ann Arbor Terminals Series 200
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* Datapoint Corp 1100/2200
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* Datapoint Corp 3000/3300
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* Burroughs TD 700
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* Burroughs TD 800 series
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* Burroughs TD 802
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* Burroughs 9350 series
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* Courier Terminal Systems Executerm Model 60/260
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* Courier Terminal Systems Executerm Model 60/265
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* Courier Terminal Systems Executerm Model 270/7700
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* International Telephone and Telegraph Corp 3200
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* Datamedia 1500 series
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* Teletype Model 40
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* Delta Data Systems
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* Megadata Corporation
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* Ontel Corp.
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* Vector General graphics terminals
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* [http://books.google.com/books?id=fnKHO5wlTFkC&lpg=PA25&dq=%22union%20ave%22%20%22east%20rutherford%22&pg=PA25#v=onepage&q=%22union%20ave%22%20%22east%20rutherford%22&f=false computek 200]
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* [http://books.google.com/books?id=fnKHO5wlTFkC&lpg=PA25&dq=%22union%20ave%22%20%22east%20rutherford%22&pg=PA34#v=onepage&q=%22union%20ave%22%20%22east%20rutherford%22&f=false megadata system 700]
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* Seiko D-scan
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* Digital Engineering Corp. Gen II graphics retrofit board
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* Benson, Inc. 9000 series electrostatic plotters
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* Datagraph VTC 8001 graphics terminal
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Latest revision as of 20:39, 21 December 2017

Brief Biography

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Richard Thomson is the director of the Computer Graphics Museum in Salt Lake City, Utah. He is the main force behind the creation of the Terminals Wiki and the open source rewrite of the manx web database application of computer manuals. He is a frequent contributor to the cctalk mailing list and contributes scanned material to BitSavers.

Richard has worked as a software engineer since 1979. He has a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Delaware and a master's degree in computer science from the University of Utah. See Terminals at the University of Delaware for more information on the kinds of terminals he used in the early days.

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