Artifact Details

Title

Meeting underneath a tent at the 100% club

Catalog Number

102657010

Type

Still Image

Date

1940 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Identifying Numbers

Other number 55

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of a group meeting inside a tent at a 100% club. There are several men and women in business attire sitting down or standing and waiting for a speaker. Some faces are looking at the camera while others are facing away. There are various signs around the tent saying "Think", "The best call report is an order", "Success depends upon the individual","Break 264", and various other signs indicating US cities such as "Albany", "Chicago","Cleveland","Kansas City", and "Cincinnatti". Light source is sunlight coming from overhead through the tent. Written on verso side of image in black ink is "#55 100% Clib 1940".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph

Subject

Computer industry--History; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); Computers--History; International Business Machines Corporation--History; Electronic data processing--History

Lot Number

X7413.2015