Artifact Details

Title

J. Presper Eckert, John Mauchly, John Weil, Fred Brooks, Jr., and Cuthbert Hurd at Dallas DPMA meeting

Catalog Number

102664152

Type

Still Image

Date

1965-11-03

Photographer

Francis Photographers

Place of Publication

Dallas, TX, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 27H
Other number OOC 1255-23

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of five men standing in front of the camera wearing suits. From left to right are Cuthbert Hurd, Fred Brooks Jr., John Weil, John Mauchly, and J. Presper Eckert. Everyone except John Mauchly is looking at the direction of the camera. J. Presper Eckert is holding an envelope in front of him with both hands. Cuthbert Hurd is holding his hands together in front of him. In the background is a banner with the state of Texas and the words "Manage....Technology and ....". Written on verso side in blue pen ink is "DPMA Meeting Dallas, Texas 11/3/65 J. Presper Eckert John Mauchly John Weil Fred Brooks, Jr. Cuthbert Hurd. Stamped on verso side is "Francis PHOTOGRAPHERS ADOLPHUS HOTEL, DALLAS, TEXAS REORDER#". Written in pencil is "27A" next to the stamped "reorder #" and on the bottom left corner of verso side. Written in pencil on small white round label on original protective sleeve is "1255-23".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph; Group portrait

Subject

Brooks, Fred; Eckert, J. Presper, Jr.; Hurd, Cuthbert; Weil, John; Mauchly, John

Collection Title

J. Pres Eckert papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Purchase of the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3115.2005