Artifact Details

Title

Thomas Watson Sr. presenting "The Man" speech

Catalog Number

102649686

Type

Still Image

Date

1949 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number NOS-154

Dimensions

10 x 8 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of Thomas Watson Sr. standing on the left side and pointing to a large white board with names like "The Manufacturer", "General Manager", "Sales Manager", "Sales Man", "Service Man", "Factory Manager", "Factory Man", "Office Manager", "Office Man". All the words have been crossed off except "Man". Written on verso side is "The 'Man' proposition 1949" and "NOS-154". Stamped on verso side is "PLEASE CREDIT IBM ARCHIVES".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); International Business Machines Corporation--History; Watson, Thomas, Sr.

Lot Number

X3461.2006