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National Geographic Features ABC Replica, Carrie Tett, Iowa State Daily, July 1998.
Atanasoff-Berry Computer Replica, David Alan Grier, IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, January-March 1998, Vol. 20 No. 1.
Notes from Academe, David L. Wheeler, The Chronicle of Higher Education, October 3, 1997.
ABC Replica Called a 'Home Run' for ISU, Catherine Conover, Iowa State Daily, October 1997.
Atanasoff-Berry Computer Replica Unveiled in Washington, D.C., Arianna Layton, Iowa State Daily, October 1997.
Computer Age Dawns Again, Thanks to ISU, Kenneth Pins, Des Moines Register, October 1997.
ABC Gains Recognition, Skip Derra, Inside Iowa State, September 1997.
Debate Stirs Over Origin of Computers, Kevin Maney, USA Today, September 1997.
Atanasoff's Son Visits ISU to See Replica of Computer Diane Heldt, The Daily Tribune, August 1997.
Making first computer come to life again, Thomas R. O'Donnell, The Des Moines Register, August 1997.
Atanasoff, Forgotten Father of the Computer, Clark Mollenhoff, Copyright 1988 Iowa State University Press, Ames, Iowa 50010.
Old Computer Mystery Solved With New Technology, Diane Heldt, The Daily Tribune, March 1996.
Recreation of ABC not without challenges, J.S. Leonard, Iowa State Daily, February 1996.
Computer reconstruction project on schedule, Diane Heldt, The Daily Tribune, February 1996.
A Blast From the Past: Rebuilding 1930s Computer Not As Easy As A-B-C, Skip Derra, Inside Iowa State, December 1995.
ISU team starts from scratch to copy computer, Thomas R. O'Donnell, The Des Moines Register, November 1995
Looking at the Future with John Atanasoff, Joel A. Snow, Commentary aired on WOI Radio, July 1995
Atanasoff dies, Cathy Grause, Iowa State Daily, June 1995
Secret of a genius: Drive fast, don't look back, Roger Munns (AP writer), The Daily Tribune, June 1995
Atanasoff, father of the computer, dies at 91, Jeffrey Bruner, The Des Moines Register, June 1995
First-computer controversy finally nearing a conclusion, Roger Munns (AP writer), The Arizona Republic, May 1995
Computer wars ending, Roger Munns (AP writer), The Cedar Rapids Gazette, May 1995
Dr. Atanasoff's Computer, Allan R. Mackintosh, Scientific American, August 1988