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Control Data Corporation


Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Computer and Communications Industry Association collection of antitrust records

Identifier: CBI 13
Abstract Contains photocopied or microfilmed transcripts, exhibits, briefs, reports, depositions, and other court records from various antitrust suits in the computer industry. The most heavily documented case is U.S. vs. IBM. Other plaintiffs and defendants include: David Bunch, Howard S. Levine, American Telephone and Telegraph, Bell Telephone Laboratories, CALCOMP, Control Data Corporation, Greyhound Computer, ILC Data Devices, Litton Industries, Memorex Corporation, Telex, Transamerica Computer, and...
Dates: ca. 1940-1980

Control Data Corporation. Executive interviews.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 27
Abstract This series contains interviews of Control Data Executives. Many of the interviews were conducted for various media outlets, including magazine, newspaper and television.
Dates: 1980-1986

Control Data Corporation records

Identifier: CBI 80
Abstract The Control Data Corporation Records documents the company's operations, goals, plans, and products from its inception in 1957 to 1992.
Dates: 1946-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Acquisitions, subsidiaries, and joint ventures.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 1
Abstract This series includes information on companies acquired by the Control Data Corporation (CDC), subsidiaries of CDC, and joint ventures in which CDC was involved. The materials do not necessarily constitute the official records of transaction. Many of the files are executives' subject files on companies, including background materials on the company as well as CDC acquisition reports and correspondence. More extensive documentation is included for a few companies, such as C-E-I-R, ETA Systems,...
Dates: 1951-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Annual and quarterly reports.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 22
Abstract This series contains Control Data Corporation annual and quarterly reports dating from 1958 to 1990.
Dates: 1958-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Artifacts.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 2
Abstract This series contains a variety of company artifacts, from computer components to promotional buttons to documents encased in acrylic blocks.
Dates: circa 1959-1989

Control Data Corporation records. Audio, video, and film.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 3
Abstract The Audio, Video, and Film series contains all audiovisual material (other than photographs) that were part of Control Data Corporation's official records.
Dates: 1964-1987

Control Data Corporation records. CO-OP records.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 26
Abstract This series contains the records of the user organization CO-OP.
Dates: 1959-1968

Control Data Corporation records. Computer-based education.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 4
Abstract The Computer-Based Education (CBE) series documents CDC’s objective to create, market and distribute PLATO courseware internally within various CDC departments and divisions, and externally.
Dates: 1964-1987; Majority of material found within 1975-1982

Control Data Corporation records. Control Data Photographic Society

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 5
Abstract This series documents the activities of the Control Data Photographic Society (a.k.a. Photo Club). Included in the collection are meeting minutes and treasurer's reports, meeting notices, correspondence, billing invoices and receipts, copies of monthly newsletter - FOCUS, and photographs, slides and negatives.
Dates: 1969-1995

Control Data Corporation records. Corporate administration.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 6
Abstract This series consists of meeting notes and reports of the Control Data Corporation Board of Directors as well as company advisory committees, executive councils, committees, subcommittees, and task forces.
Dates: 1957-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Corporate identity.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 20
Abstract This series consists mainly of analysis and reports on attitudes toward the Control Data Corporation (CDC) and its products, resulting from surveys and studies of CDC employees and outside groups.
Dates: 1961-1987

Control Data Corporation records. Engineering, Research and Development.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 7
Abstract This series documents the research, development, and engineering activities of the Control Data Corporation from 1957-1985.
Dates: 1957-1986; Majority of material found in ( 1960s-1970s)

Control Data Corporation records. Facilities.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 21
Abstract This series contains information about Control Data Corporation (CDC) owned and leased facilities worldwide. Materials include annual and semi-annual facility summary reports, European/International facility summary reports, reports and background information regarding the Inner City plants, and real estate lease summary reports.
Dates: 1959-1986

Control Data Corporation records. Financial records.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 10
Abstract This series contains Control Data Corporation (CDC) company-wide and divisional financial records, as well as scattered CDC subsidiary financial records.
Dates: 1957-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Historical Archives and company history.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 24
Abstract This series includes records of Control Data Corporation's Historical Archives as well as company histories. Materials include reference files, accession logs, newspaper clippings, published company histories, flow charts, pamphlets and brochures.
Dates: 1957-2000

Control Data Corporation records. Legal records.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 11
Abstract This series consists of records documenting Control Data Corporation (CDC) litigation, including the Honeywell vs. CDC and Sperry Rand vs. CDC cases, as well as records documenting the everyday legal activities of the company. Materials include court documents, legal briefs, case background materials, memos and correspondence, and patent files.
Dates: 1952-1983

Control Data Corporation records. Marketing, sales and public relations

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 12
Abstract This series documents the marketing, sales, and public relations activities of Control Data Corporation. Materials include correspondence, memos, reports, various committee meeting materials, marketing plans, product announcements, and advertisements.
Dates: 1959-1989

Control Data Corporation records. News releases.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 13
Abstract This series contains Control Data Corporation fact sheets, news releases, and news release indexes from 1957-1990.
Dates: 1957-1990

Control Data Corporation records. Newspaper and magazine articles.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 14
Abstract Series consists of a collection of newspaper and magazine clippings regarding the activities of the Control Data Corporation (CDC).
Dates: 1955-1987

Control Data Corporation records. Personnel documents and reports

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 15.
Abstract This series contains a variety of records related to the organization and management of the employees of Control Data Corporation and its subsidiaries. Documents consist of corporate policies and procedures, employee benefits and retirement information, manuals, guides, and handbooks for both employees and managers, employee surveys and statistics, and information about company-wide incentive programs.
Dates: 1957-1991.

Control Data Corporation records. Planning documents and reports.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 16
Abstract This series documents Control Data Corporation's (CDC) annual and interim planning processes. Records reflect planning done by individual divisions of CDC, as well as the company as a whole, and include formal and informal planning reports, meeting minutes, memoranda and correspondence.
Dates: 1957-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Product literature

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 17.
Abstract This series contains computer hardware and software product literature (pre-sale information), including advertisements, annual reports, brochures and accompanying correspondence, and product announcements distributed by Control Data Corporation to potential or actual customers.
Dates: 1955-1989

Control Data Corporation records. Product manuals.

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 18
Abstract This series contains Control Data Corporation (CDC) manuals and other post-purchase product information for specific computer hardware and software.
Dates: circa 1957-1991

Control Data Corporation records. Research and development project reports

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 25
Abstract This series contains reports on research and development projects in Control Data Corporation divisions, 1959-1964.
Dates: 1959-1964

Control Data Corporation records. Serial publications

Identifier: CBI 80, Series 19
Abstract This series contains serials published by the Control Data Corporation (CDC), its subsidiaries and user groups.
Dates: 1959-1991

Noel T. Stone papers

Identifier: CBI 58
Abstract Collection contains records from Noel T. Stone's employment with Sperry Rand and Control Data Corporation. Sperry records include a Univac project list from 1957 and a research priorities document from 1959. Control Data records include monthly progress reports, minutes from the regional managers meetings, and shareholder information. Also in the collection is shareholder information from Information Electronics Limited of Australia.
Dates: 1957-1975

Paul M. Pair papers.

Identifier: CBI 38
Abstract Collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, brochures, news releases, photographs, texts of speeches, and company publications concerning the Automation Institute of Chicago, the purchase of the Institute by Control Data Institute, the Paul M. Pair scholarship, awards received by Pair, and biographical material.
Dates: 1966-1988

Robert M. Price papers

Identifier: CBI 193
Abstract Papers contain documentation on the administration of the Control Data Corporation and the National Center for Social Entrepreneurs.
Dates: circa 1974-2007

SwineTRAK Records

Identifier: CBI 236
Abstract The SwineTRAK records document the development of the SwineTRAK Production Tracking System by Control Data Corporation in the early 1980s. The collection includes user manual edits, set-up worksheets, error testing records, and advertising material. Intermingled is information and material about other Control Data ADVANTAGE programs.
Dates: 1978-1985, bulk 1983-1984