Discovering Whirlwind's Joe Thompson (2020)

Computer History Museum Software History Center Director and Curator David C. Brock shares how he discovered the identity of Joe Thompson in a 1950s photograph of the historic Whirlwind computer.

Timeline: 2020s
School: School of Engineering
Department: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Career: Technology
Object: Video
Collection: Exhibits, Lincoln Lab, Order of Operations 1921-1945, Rising Voices 1995-Present, Staff, University of Pennsylvania