Artifact Details

Title

Grace Hopper

Catalog Number

102622706

Type

Still Image

Date

1985 ca.

Photographer

Kemp, Lilian

Identifying Numbers

Other number P692

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

Black and white. Grace Hopper, lower right, in uniform, with eight men surrounding a COBOL tombstone with flowers. Verso: caption reads: "Participants in COBOL's 25th Anniverary Celebration at The Computer Museum on May 16, 1985, surround the COBOL Tombstone, a gift in 1960 from Howard Bromberg (far ight) to the COBOL Committee. Left to right: ron Hamm, John L. Jones, Dr. Jan Prokop, Oliver Smoot, Tom Rice, Donald Nelson, Commodore Grace M. Hopper, Michael O'Connell and Howard Bromberg. (Photo by Lilian Kemp)." Other label belongs to The Computer Museum, which reads: "Please Return. Thank You." Photographer's stamp reads: Lilian Kemp Photography; 47 Canal Street; Cambridge, Mass 02138; (617) 876-4854".

Category

Group portrait

Subject

Hopper, Grace M.; COBOL (Computer program language)

Lot Number

X7413.2015