Artifact Details

Title

Harry Huskey sitting in front of the SWAC computer console

Document Titles

Harry Huskey sitting in front of the SWAC computer console

Catalog Number

102652147

Type

Still image

Date

ca. 1950

Description

This is a black and white image of Harry Huskey sitting down in front of the SWAC computer console. It is a left side profile shot of him wearing glasses, suite, and tie, and is holding a binder while his right hand is hitting a button on the console. The SWAC console has rows of lights and buttons along with two oscilloscope screens and meter dials. In the background is the main computer that is labeled "NBS Western Automatic Computer". Light is coming from the direction of the camera. Written on verso side of image in pencil is "SWAC and H.D. Huskey 1950" as well as "1" which is circled. There is also a stamp with reddish pink letter "20958" and "3" on verso side of image.

Category

Publicity photograph

Collection Title

Harry D. Huskey papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Gift of Harry Huskey

Lot Number

X3247.2006