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John Simmons: Interview

Interviewee: John Simmons
Interviewer: Chris Evans
Date of Interview: 1970s
Edited Transcript: Science Museum
Copyright: Science Museum

Reprinted as Interview between J.R.M. Simmons, Director and Chief Comptroller of J. Lyons & Co., and the Science Museum, London. Appendix B, in Caminer, D.T., Aris, J.B., Hermon, P.M., Land, F.F. (editors and contributors) LEO The Incredible Story of the World’s first Business Computer, McGraw Hill, New York, pages 360-374

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John Simmons: Interview

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