Artifact Details

Title

J. Presper Eckert, John Mauchly and Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller at the 25th anniversary of Univac

Catalog Number

102664183

Type

Still Image

Date

1976-07-06

Publisher

Creative Photographic Communications

Place of Publication

Suitland, Md., U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Other number 76131
Other number C-1
Other number OOC 1385

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of J. Presper Eckert, John Mauchly, and Vice President Nelson Rockefeller standing in front of the original Univac I core memory cylinder drum at the U.S. Census Bureau. From left to right on image is Eckert, an unidentified man, Mauchly, and Vice President Rockefeller. Eckert and Vice President Rockefeller are wearing coat and ties and Mauchly is wearing a bow tie. Written in black pen on verso side is "76131-C-1". Printed on the label affixed to verso side of image is "Creative Photographic Communications (202) 223-0964 806-808 Dupont Circle Building 1346 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. Washington D.C. 20036". Written on the green post it note that was on original protective sleeve was "UNIVAC memory".

Written in pencil on small round white label affixed to original protective sleeve is "1385".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Univac I (Computer); Rockefeller, Nelson A.; Mauchly, John; Eckert, J. Presper, Jr.

Collection Title

J. Pres Eckert papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Purchase of the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3115.2005