Artifact Details

Title

Harry Huskey watching the construction of the SWAC computer

Document Titles

Harry Huskey watching the construction of the SWAC computer

Catalog Number

102652150

Type

Still Image

Date

ca. 1949

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of Harry Huskey, 2nd from left in image and in a coat and tie, watching the construction of the SWAC computer. The three men nearest to Harry Huskey, from left to right, Harry Larson, Sidney Green, and David Rutland. There is another unidentified man in the background at the chalkboard facing away from the camera. The arithmetic chassis is on a cart in the foreground. Light is coming from overhead.

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

SWAC computer; Computer industry--United States; Huskey, Harry; Computers--History

Collection Title

Harry D. Huskey papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Gift of Harry Huskey

Lot Number

X3247.2006