Artifact Details

Title

ENIAC publicity photo

Catalog Number

102652279

Type

Still Image

Date

1946 ca.

Publisher

University of Pennsylvania

Identifying Numbers

Other number P2022

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Copyright Holder

Pennsylvania, University of

Description

This is a black and white of Image of four people working next to the ENIAC computer. The people identified are Cpl. Irwin Goldstein in center foreground and PFC Homer Spence (directly behind in the background). Elizabth Jennings (background, right) and Frances Bilas (foreground, right). Written on front of image along border edge in black grease pencil is "Fig 3-1" and "53%". Written on verso side of image in red ink is "3-1 p322", in blue pen "3/4 pg 322", in black pen is "141", and in green pencil "Fig -3-1". Written on yellow post it note is "#24 ENIAC #34 ENIAC". The #24 is crossed out. Photo first appeared in "Daily Pennsylvanian" (vol LX, no. 72), March 4, 1947." Light is coming from the ceiling.

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

World War II; Goldstein, Irwin; Spence, Homer; Jennings, Elizabeth; Bartik, Jean; Bilas, Frances; Spence, Frances; Women in computing

Credit

Gift of J.A.N. Lee

Lot Number

X3191.2005