*ShermanFairchild@FairchildCameraandInstrument (1920) invested $1.5 million into @FairchildSemiconductor (1957) with option to buy back all stock. *ArthurRock@HaydenstoneNY got 20% Treacherous 8 10% each
*ShermanFairchild of @FairchildSemiconductor left bequests to 50+ family and friends: *WalterBurke of @WindingLane, *CorneliaLynnSharpe of @111E75St $200,000, and *RoswellGilpatric of @79E79St $100,000.
*WWI 1917 *ShermanFairchild and father @IBM founder *GeorgeWinthropFairchild won $7,000 contract @WashingtonDC to develop better *Aerial camera. Cost $40,000. 90% of all *Allied aerial cameras *WWII were by Fairchild
*Aerial photography and @SiliconValley pioneer *ShermanFairchild of @FairchildSemiconductor in 1915 @Harvard invented the first synchronized camera shutter and flash. Moved to @UniversityofArizona because of tuberculosis. Then @Columbia