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Burroughs Corporation records. International operations records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 51
The collection contains a variety of information about the Burroughs International operations, including reports, financial forecasts, analyses, establishment papers, summaries and reviews.

Dates

  • 1954-1979

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access to materials:

Access to the collection is unrestricted.

Copyright:

The Charles Babbage Institute holds the copyright to all materials in the collection, except for items covered by a prior copyright (such as published materials). Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Extent

2 boxes (2 cubic feet)

Overview

Collection contains information about Burroughs International operations.

Historical Note

Burroughs' International Operations had a long history, starting with the British firm started only a couple of years after the American Arithmometer Company. This Branch of Burroughs was called the Burroughs International Corporation, Burroughs International S. A., and simply the International Division. The company entered into international operations very early in their history, and this continued all the way through their merger with Sperry in 1986.

Arrangement of Collection

The materials in this collection are arranged into the following groups:
  1. Burroughs International Corporation (BIC)
  2. Burroughs International S. A. (BISA)
  3. International Operations

Acquisition:

The records were given to the Charles Babbage Institute by Unisys Corporation in 1991, accession 991-35.

Creator

Title
Burroughs Corporation Records. International Operations Records, 1954-1979. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Susan A. Stepka, September 1995.
Date
July 2005
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Charles Babbage Institute Archives Repository

Contact:

612-624-5050