IBM Tabulating and Card Reader/Punch Machines (1950)
B/W, Perspective view of an IBM Tabulating and Card Reader/Punch Machines. Computer room environment with patterned tile floor, fluorescent lighting and drop ceiling with sprinkler heads. Rows of IBM card handling machines along with storage units at side wall. Many people working the room; men and women in suits.; all handling cards. Verso: "1319" in light black pencil, sideways, left center edge. "EAM INSTALLATION - 1950" in heavy black felt tip at upper right edge. "Electric Accounting method" in light black pencil upper right side. [9/26/2005 JJL]
8 x 10 in.
Identification photograph; Publicity photograph
Computer industry--History; Computers--History; Electronic data processing--History