Artifact Details

Title

Welcoming members of IBM's hundred percent club in Atlantic City

Catalog Number

102657011

Type

Still Image

Date

1925 ca.

Publisher

International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)

Place of Publication

Atlantic City, NJ, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 98

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of Mr. Watson Sr. greeting members in front of a building. Sign in front of building says "Welcome go getters to Atlantic City International Business Machines Corp.". Mr. Watson and arriving members are all wearing hats, business suits, and coats. This is a daytime shot with light coming from the left edge of the image. Verso side of image written in blue ink is "#98 Welcome Go Getters 1925 Watson Sr. greeting members of first IBM Hundred Percent Club as they arrive at the company's sales office on the Boardwalk at Atlantic City".

Category

Identification photograph; Publicity photograph; Other: See Description

Subject

Computer industry--History; International Business Machines Corporation (IBM); Computers--History; International Business Machines Corporation--History; Electronic data processing--History; Watson, Thomas, Sr.

Lot Number

X7413.2015