Artifact Details

Title

From left to right: Claude Shannon, unidentified man, Ken Thompson at a chess tournament

Catalog Number

102665757

Type

Still Image

Photographer

Mittman, Benjamin

Dimensions

60,300 KB

Format

Photographic print

Description

This is a black and white image of Claude Shannon (left) and Ken Thompson (right), both seated looking at a chess board during a tournament match. The unidentified man in the center is typing.

Category

Identification photograph

Subject

Thompson, Ken; Shannon, Claude Elwood

Credit

Gift of Benjamin Mittman

Lot Number

X3596.2006