Artifact Details

Title

Eckert and Mauchly at FJCC 1966

Catalog Number

102672278

Type

Still image

Date

1966-11-25

Photographer

McLaughiln, R.A.

Publisher

Datamation

Place of Publication

Los Angeles, CA, US

Identifying Numbers

Other number 1166-521 Verso metadata release number

Dimensions

overall: 8 in x 10 in

Description

B&W. Attached metadata: "Computer Pioneers Receive Award At Fall Joint Computer Conference
Computer pioneers Dr. John W. Mauchly (left), Chairman of the Board of Mauchly Associates, Philadelphia, and Dr. J. Presper Eckert, a Vice President with Sperry Rand Corporation's UNIVAC Division, Philadelphia, reminisce over their ENIAC, the world's first all-electronic computer after receiving the Harry Goode Memorial Award. Event took place at the Fall Joint Computer Conference in San Francisco where the two scientists were honored for "pioneering contributions to automatic computing." Portions of the original ENIAC computer, developed my Mauchly and Eckert at the University of Pennsylvania in 1946, were displayed at the conference. ### For Further Information: Michael M. Maynard Sperry Rand Corporation UNIVAC Division P.O. Box 8100 Philadelphia, Pa. 19101 Release Number: 1166-521
11/25/66"
Verso black stamp: "R.A. McLaughiln DATAMATION 1801 S. La Cienega Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90035"

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015