Artifact Details

Title

Thomas Watson Sr. sitting at desk

Catalog Number

102650388

Type

Still Image

Date

1948 ca.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1338

Dimensions

7 x 5 in.

Format

Photographic print

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. This photo is of another photo taken earlier which is smaller. The borders of the original photo can be seen. Written on verso side of image in blue pen is "Tom Watson, Sr." on the top edge. Also written on verso side in pencil is "1338".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Other: See Description

Subject

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

Lot Number

X7413.2015