Artifact Details

Title

Automaton II with two Men

Catalog Number

102630558

Type

Still Image

Date

1964-08-17

Publisher

Johns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)

Place of Publication

Baltimore, MD, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 66198
Other number P4616

Dimensions

8 1/8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Copyright Holder

Johns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratory (APL)

Description

B&W. Label once taped to verso (bottom center) has fallen off, number "66198" verso center right, date "Aug 17 1964" verso upper right, address stamp verso right center, "P4616" pencil on verso upper left, "The Beast" in pencil verso upper right. Fallen label text "John Chubbuck, foreground, with more recently developed automaton II, and Leonard Scheer, rear, with early model, developed three years ago."
Photo of two kneeling men, each next to a robot in a bare room with white walls and a tile floor.

Category

Publicity photograph; Still life photograph

Subject

Robotics

Lot Number

X7413.2015