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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.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 24
Overview Collection contains the records from the Michigan State Supreme Court case, Laura Miller Boyer v. Standish Backus (and other defendants), and an appeal from Wayne County Circuit Court.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 107
Overview Series contains information on exporting, quotas, price controls, labor and the office machine industry throughout World War II. There is also information on the Norden bombsight, which Burroughs produced beginning in 1942.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 94
Overview Collection contains correspondence, reprints, and photographs belonging to Charles Staubach, a salesman and manager for Burroughs Corporation.
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.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 38
Overview Series consists of orders from the executive offices, usually the President of the company.
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.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 49
Overview Collection contains the first and second reports of the HOBO Group.
Identifier: CBI 90, series 58
Overview Contains narration scripts for Burroughs presentations, 1948-1975.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 69
Overview Collection contains ledger books recording various business activities of the Pike Adding Machine Company before and after it became a subsidiary of Burroughs Adding Machine Company.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 110
Overview This series contains reports regarding Burroughs Corporation products.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 76
Overview Series contains survey reports of the accounting and data processing industry.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 109
Overview Collection contains one scrapbook belonging to Robert G. Busse, salesman and manager at Burroughs Corporation.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 82
Overview Collection contains information on sales conventions in 1905, 1907, 1924, plus some miscellaneous items related to the sales conventions, including the All Star Club.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 83
Overview Collection contains mostly ledger sheets of Burroughs Adding Machine Company’s sales agencies, but also includes those of the Atlantic Compress Company (a Burroughs authorized warehouse), and of the General Adding Machine Exchange (a division of Burroughs).
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 97
Overview Collection includes brochures and correspondence for companies Burroughs acquired.
- Names: Burroughs Adding Machine Company. X
- Office equipment and supplies industry. 10
- Computer industry. 5
- Accounting machines. 3
- Bookkeeping machines. 3
- Computers. 3
- Photographs. 3
- Selling -- Accounting machines. 3
- Selling -- Bookkeeping machines. 3
- Banks and banking -- Automation. 1
- Business records. 1
- Calculators. 1
- Computer industry -- Advertising. 1
- Computer industry -- History. 1
- Computer industry -- Pictorial works. 1
- Computer input-output equipment. 1
- Computers -- History. 1
- Computers -- Pictorial works. 1
- Computers -- Research. 1
- Defense industries. 1
- Industries -- Michigan -- Detroit. 1 ∧ less