File RG - Ryerson Lectures in the History of Technology textual records

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  • 1980-1989 (Creation)

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0.25 cm of textual records

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File contains announcement and invitations for Ryerson Lectures in the History of Technology hosted by the Department of History.
Included are records for:
Lecture 1 February 7, 1980: "Technology's the Answer...but That's Not the Question" - Dr. Melvin Kranzberg, Georgia Institute of Technology and editor of "Technology and Culture"
Lecture 2 February 12, 1981: "Machine Civilization on Stage and on Trial" - Dr. Bruce Sinclair, Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Technology, University of Toronto
Lecture 4 January 26, 1983: "The Chineseness of Chinese Technology - the Ancient Roots" - Dr. Ursula Franklin, professor of Metallurgy, University of Toronto
Lecture 6 January 24, 1985: "The Courtly Pleasures of Engineering in the Renaissance" - Dr. Bert Hall, University of Toronto
Lecture 11 January 25, 1989: "From ENIAC to EDSAC: Who really invented the computer?" - Dr. Michael R. Williams, University of Calgary

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