Artifact Details

Title

Cuthbert Hurd, Fred Brooks Jr., Thomas Watson Jr., John Weil, John Mauchly, and J. Presper Eckert at DPMA meeting

Catalog Number

102633140

Type

Still Image

Date

1965-11-03

Publisher

Francis Photographers

Place of Publication

Dallas, TX, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 28A
Other number OOC 1255-22

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of six men standing in front of the camera. From left to right are Cuthbert Hurd, Fred Brooks Jr., Thomas Watson Jr., John Weil, John Mauchly, and J. Presper Eckert. They are attending a DPMA meeting in Dallas. All the men are wearing suits and ties and smiling at the camera. Written on verso side of image is "DPMA Meeting Dallas, Texas 11/3/65 J. Presber [sic] Eckert John Mauchly John Weil T.J. Watson, Jr. Fred Brooks, Jr. Cuthbert Hurd". Stamped on verso side is "FRANCIS PHOTOGRAPHERS ADOLPHUS HOTEL, DALLAS, TEXAS REORDER#". Written on verso side in pencil is "28A". Written in pencil on small white round label on original protective sleeve is "1255-21".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph; Group portrait

Subject

Brooks, Fred; Eckert, J. Presper, Jr.; Hurd, Cuthbert; Mauchly, John William; Watson, Thomas J., 1914-1993; Weil, John

Collection Title

J. Pres Eckert papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Purchase of the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3115.2005