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549 words, approx. 2 pages
Jacquard's Loom Punched cards, used today to provide data and instructions to computers, were invented in the late eighteenth century by French inventor Joseph-Marie Jacquard (1752–1834)... Read more
2,113 words, approx. 8 pages
French Inventor Jacquard Produces a Weaving Loom Controlled by Punch Cards (1801), Facilitating the Mechanized Mass Production of Textiles; the Punch Card System Also Influences Early Computers in the... Read more
582 words, approx. 2 pages
Jacquard Loom The Jacquard loom was the first automatic loom capable of weaving complex patterns such as tapestry, brocade, and damask. It was able to perform such difficult patterns with the use of p... Read more