Artifact Details

Title

International Time Recording Company Product being shipped to IBM

Catalog Number

102649708

Type

Still Image

Date

1936 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number NOS-3

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of five men on the back of a truck moving a crate labeled "PRODUCTS MANUFACTURED BY ITR INTERNATIONAL TIME RECORDING CO. LTD. 'INTERNATIONAL WORKS' LONDON W.6." and "PRODUCTS MADE IN ENGLAND FOR U.S.A.". There is another man in the background standing and leaning against a wall and smiling at the camera. The man standing on the left on the truck is facing the camera and smiling. The other four men on the truck are looking at the crate. The truck is labeled "PICKFORDS COLLECTION & DELIVERY SERVICES" with license plate "GH 9593". This is an outdoor daytime shoot so light is coming from overhead. Written on verso side in black ink is "NOS-3" and "Made in England for IBM USA. 1936".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

International Time Recording Company; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); Computer industry--History; Computers--History

Lot Number

X3461.2006