Artifact Details

Title

Yousuf Karsh photo of Tom Watson, Sr.

Catalog Number

102649665

Type

Still Image

Date

1949

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number NOS 73

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Copyright Holder

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Description

This is a black and white image of Tom Watson Sr. sitting at a desk with a bookcase behind him and a sign that says "THINK" hanging on the wall. He is wearing a business suit and staring directly at the camera with his hands folded. Light is coming from the direction of the camera. Written on verso side of image in blue ink is "NOS 73" and in black ink "TJ Watson Sr. 1948". Stamped on verso side is "PLEASE CREDIT IBM ARCHIVES"

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Portrait photograph

Subject

Watson, Thomas, Sr.

Lot Number

X3461.2006