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Burroughs Corporation.

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Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Burroughs Corporation records

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90
Overview The collection contains the records of the Burroughs Corporation, and its predecessors the American Arithmometer Company and Burroughs Adding Machine Company. Materials include corporate records, photographs, films and video tapes, scrapbooks, papers of employees and records of companies acquired by Burroughs.

Burroughs Corporation records. Advertising samples.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 1
Overview Burroughs Corporation advertised from almost the very beginning of their business. The advertisements in the collection cover many decades and often reflect many of the societal attitudes of the time.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual report photographs.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 6
Overview This collection contains images used in Burroughs' annual reports.

Burroughs Corporation records. Artifacts.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 8
Overview Collection consists of two categories of artifacts: those that were on the Coleman Display Table and Miscellaneous Artifacts. Burroughs had saved a few circuit boards from their computers of the 1950's and 1960's as display pieces that later ended up in the company archives. These are part of this collection along with a few code cards and some miscellaneous pieces.

Burroughs Corporation records. Branch office photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 13
Overview This series contains photographs of Burroughs branch offices throughout the world.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Bulletin photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 15
Overview This series contains 8x10 black and white photographs published in the Burroughs Bulletinbetween August 1947 and August 1952.

Burroughs Corporation records. Control Instrument Corporation records

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 19
Scope and Content Note Collection contains technical literature, engineering notebooks and logs, some correspondence, and a patent infringement report.

Scope and Contents This is one series of the Burroughs Corporation Records (CBI 90). Please see the other series finding aids for further information regarding the Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate events.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 21
Overview Collection contains information about Burroughs "Corporate Events," these consisting mostly of retirement parties for the top executives of the company, and special visitors invited by the company.

Burroughs Corporation records. CUBE correspondence.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 25
Overview Collection contains correspondence and notes of CUBE.

Burroughs Corporation records. Cumbernauld Plant technical literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 27
Overview Collection contains reports from the Cumbernauld, Scotland plant about several different computers.

Burroughs Corporation records. Defense/government photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 111
Overview Series contains photographs, negatives and transparencies of Burroughs products created and marketed to the defense industry and the United States Government, as well as photographs of defense and government projects.

Burroughs Corporation records. Detroit area divisions records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 30
Overview Collection contains several types of reports from the Detroit area divisions of Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Distributive organization records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 32
Overview Series contains one folder of mostly historical material on the sales department and how the distributive organization worked.

Burroughs Corporation records. Early office machine photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 33
Overview Collection contains black and white photographs and a few black and white and color negatives featuring many of Burroughs' early adding machines, calculators, listing machines, and typewriters.

Burroughs Corporation records. Early office machine product and technical literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 34
Overview Collection contains manuals and brochures and technical publications for Burroughs' early office machines, including the adding machine, bookkeeping machine, various calculators, etc.

Burroughs Corporation records. Edsger W. Dijkstra papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 31
Overview Collection contains articles Dijkstra wrote about all aspects of the programming field. The collection also contains a piece Dijkstra wrote for Communications of the ACM(October 1972 - vol.15, no.10) entitled "The Humble Programmer." There is also a very small amount of correspondence regarding the articles Dijkstra wrote.

Burroughs Corporation records. ElectroData Division records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 36
Overview Collection contains memos, reports, correspondence, and subject files and is arranged in series according to the origin or type of documentation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 37
Overview Series contains a miscellaneous subject file of the Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division of Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Exhibits photographs and records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 39
Overview Contains photographs and correspondence on Burroughs Adding Machine Company (1947-1952) and, later, Burroughs Corporation (1953-1983) tradeshow and conference exhibits as well as lobby displays arranged chronologically in a single series.

Burroughs Corporation records. Facility literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 40
Overview Series contains product and plant literature as well as some correspondence for many Burroughs facilities.

Burroughs Corporation records. Fragile publications collection

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 44
Overview Series contains many early publications in damaged or delicate condition that have been separated from the rest of the collection.

Burroughs Corporation records. Frank Cullen papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 26
Overview Collection contains the papers of Frank Cullen, longtime patent attorney for Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. General subject file

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 108
Overview The General Subject File consists of an alphabetical set of files containing information about the Burroughs Corporation and its products, compiled for use as a quick reference file in the Burroughs Corporation Archives.

Burroughs Corporation records. Gregory Publishing Company Burroughs manuals.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 47
Overview Collection contains manuals for several large scale Burroughs computer systems published by the Gregory Publishing Company.

Burroughs Corporation records. J. Jay Wolf papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 106
Overview This series includes information on many computers that Burroughs Corporation designed for the military, usually the Air Force and/or NASA to provide guidance for missiles or spacecraft.

Burroughs Corporation records. L. P. Robinson and L. W. Cali papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 80
Overview Collection documents Project 2111, a solid-state magnetic tape and punched card data processor intended as a replacement for the B 205, contains information about other technical and administrative issues at the Pasadena facility, and includes drawings for the wired core storage program.

Burroughs Corporation records. L. P. Robinson papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 79
Overview Collection contains L.P. Robinson’s copy file (1957-1960), the custom engineering requests (1958-1959), the engineering division staff meeting minutes (1956-1960), and numerous weekly activities and project/progress reports.

Burroughs Corporation records. Legion of Honor records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 54
Overview Collections contains information about awards given out and the annual convention of the Legion of Honor, a group for top ranking sales representatives and field managers at Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Narration scripts and slide presentations.

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 58
Overview Contains narration scripts for Burroughs presentations, 1948-1975.

Burroughs Corporation records. Policies and procedures correspondence

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 70
Overview Collection consists mainly of external correspondence relating to questions on company policy. The index is arranged chronologically by date of letter or memo, and lists a phrase or sentence to describe the correspondence.

Burroughs Corporation records. Press clippings

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 71
Overview Collection consists of press clippings collected by the Burroughs Corporation that document their company, personnel, and products.

Burroughs Corporation records. Price and style lists

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 73
Overview Collection contains style and price lists describing the basic features of each machine.

Burroughs Corporation records. Product and testing reports.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 110
Overview This series contains reports regarding Burroughs Corporation products.

Burroughs Corporation records. Product literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 74
Overview Collection contains manuals for a number of different Burroughs computer systems, including the B6700, the B7000/B6000/B5000 families, and large systems in general. They concentrate on the programming languages (ALGOL and COBOL), but also contain primers on CANDE, WFL, and the DMSII system.

Burroughs Corporation records. Product photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 75
Overview Collection contains photographic images of almost all of Burroughs' products. Images of machines manufactured prior to 1940 are in the Early Machine Photographs Collection (Series 33).

Burroughs Corporation records. Product planning records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 76
Overview Series contains survey reports of the accounting and data processing industry.

Burroughs Corporation Records. Redactron Corporation Records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 77
Overview The Redactron Corporation Records include correspondence, information on their publicity firm -- Roslyn Willett Associates, and a report and correspondence from the Stanford Research Institute’s research on the business machine and electronics industries.

Burroughs Corporation records. Reference photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 78
Overview Collection of black and white prints, negatives, color prints, photocopies, tear sheets, correspondence, memoranda, special newspapers, transparencies, and advertising samples selected from the various image collections by the Burroughs Archives staff.

Burroughs Corporation records. Robert G. Busse scrapbook

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 109
Overview Collection contains one scrapbook belonging to Robert G. Busse, salesman and manager at Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Salesmen's manuals and literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 84
Overview Collection contains manuals produced by Burroughs to educate and encourage salesmen that cover a variety of topics from salesmanship to product information.

Burroughs Corporation records. Scientific Research Society of America, Burroughs branch records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 86
Overview Collection contains yearbooks for the society from 1952-1957 and 1961-1962, a booklet with Information for Members, and a sheet of proceedings of the seventh annual convention of 1955.

Burroughs Corporation records. Simon E. Gluck papers.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 46
Overview Collection contains the papers of Simon E. Gluck, research scientist for Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Subsidiary product literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 97
Overview Collection includes brochures and correspondence for companies Burroughs acquired.

Burroughs Corporation records. System Development Corporation records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 98
Overview Collection contains the records of the System Development Corporation, including a history file with information about the RAND Corporation, the System Development Division, and the System Development Corporation. It also contains correspondence, meetings and minutes, symposiums and presentations, product literature, technical literature, reports on systems engineering, systems design, human-computer interaction, and user interfaces, and a subject file.

Burroughs Corporation records. Todd Company records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 101
Overview The collection consists mainly of materials related to or collected in preparation for Burroughs’ acquisition of the Todd Company, and includes historical publications, sales publications, clippings, press releases, information about company structure and organization, and a 1954 annual report.

Burroughs Corporation records. Videotapes and films

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 105
Overview Contains videotapes produced by or for Burroughs Corporation, later Unisys Corporation, on specific computer and software features, machine operation techniques and demonstrations, commercials and advertising, field engineers and product maintenance, company information for the public and employees, and stockholder's meetings.

Herbert S. Bright papers

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Identifier: CBI 42
Overview Collection contains correspondence, memoranda, technical reports and notes, subject files, minutes, manuals, photographs, audio tapes, videotapes, publications, presentations, and a deposition related to Herbert Bright's work in the computer industry and with computer professional groups. Records from Philco and COMPLAN include chronological files for brief periods. Also included in the collection are some personal papers and photographs that partially document the period from 1924-1956.

Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand records

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Identifier: CBI 1
Overview This collection contains pretrial depositions, plaintiff exhibits, deposition exhibits, trial testimony, trial exhibits, the final opinion and judgement, and indexes from the 1971 Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand suit.

Isaac L. Auerbach papers

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Identifier: CBI 52
Overview Collection contains documentation of Isaac L. Auerbach's activities in several professional associations, especially IFIP, his consulting, and other business activities. The IFIP records include materials about the biennial congresses and document the growth and activities of the federation; its relationship with other professional organizations is also documented. The AFIPS records focus on the History of Computing Committee and the Computer History Project of the late 1960s to mid 1970s, ...

Thomas S. Grier collection of CUBE photographs.

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Identifier: CBI 74
Overview Collection contains photographs from meetings of the Cooperating Users of Burroughs Equipment (CUBE).