Artifact Details

Title

J. Presper Eckert and James R. Fullam reviewing historical documents from Sperry Corporation

Catalog Number

102664184

Type

Still Image

Date

1980-1989

Identifying Numbers

Other number OOC 1395-2

Dimensions

8 x 10 in.

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a color image J. Presper Eckert, left, and James R. Fullam, right, both are smiling and facing the camera. Both of them are holding together several sheets of documents from the Sperry Corporation collection. Behind them is a blue colored wall with several photos and advertisements attached to the wall. The white paper looks like a press release sheet. It reads "Dr. J. Presper Eckert, (left), computer industry pioneer, and James R. Fullam, Vice President of World Wide Communications for the Computer Systems operations of Sperry Corporation, review historical documents from the Sperry Corporation collection. The collection, which has been turned over to the Eleutherian Mills Historical Library, Wilmington, DE, contains over 10,000 pounds of records, files....CONTACT: Mary L. McMahon Sperry Corporation Computer Systems..."
Written in pencil on small round white label affixed to original protective sleeve is "1395-2".

Category

Publicity photograph; Identification photograph

Subject

Eleutherian Mills Historical Library; Sperry Corporation; Fullam, James R.; Eckert, J. Presper, Jr.

Collection Title

J. Pres Eckert papers

Series Title

Photographs

Credit

Purchase of the Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X3115.2005