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Burroughs Corporation

 Organization

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

Auerbach Associates Market and Product Reports

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 30
Scope and Content Note Contains private consulting reports commissioned by government agencies and businesses on subjects including computer systems, peripherals, robots, software, computer input-output equipment, storage devices, terminals, magnetic tapes, optical character recognition devices, printers, punched card systems, and computer markets.

Access to reports under twenty years old is completely restricted. Additional restrictions may apply for reports commissioned by companies.
Dates: 1958-1981

Burroughs Corporation records

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1880-1998

Burroughs Corporation records. Advertising samples.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 1
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1904-1986

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual meeting records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 5
Abstract Collection contains scripts and speeches from the stockholders' annual meetings of 1967-1983.
Dates: 1967-1983

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual reports.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 7
Abstract Collection contains the Burroughs annual reports dating from 1923 to 1985. From 1923-1952, the company was known as the Burroughs Adding Machine Company, and from 1953 to 1985, as Burroughs Corporation. It merged with Sperry Corporation in 1986 to become Unisys Corporation. This collection includes a full run of annual reports for the dates listed, and also contains audio tapes of the annual reports from 1977-1985.
Dates: 1923-1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Biography files.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 10
Abstract This collection is divided into two series based on subject content and physical size. The Biography Files series includes folders on many employees at Burroughs. While a great majority of the employees represented were executives, there are also a few folders of workers from the early days of the company, including William S. Burroughs. The Oversized Files series consists mostly of William S. Burroughs' patents.
Dates: 1893-1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs and Sperry merger records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 14
Abstract This series contains materials related to the Burroughs/Sperry merger in 1986.
Dates: 1985-1989

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Machines, Ltd. records

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 16
Abstract Series contains ledger books dating 1909-1926 and annual reports dating 1966-1974 from the Burroughs Corporation's British subsidiary, Burroughs Machines, Ltd.
Dates: 1909-1926, 1966-1974

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate and recruiting brochures.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 20
Abstract Collection contains brochures concerning the company's cooperative education program, about different locations in the United States and other countries, recruitment, and different company divisions.
Dates: circa 1930-1980

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate events.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 21
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1967-1980

Burroughs Corporation records. CUBE correspondence.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 25
Abstract Collection contains correspondence and notes of CUBE.
Dates: 1969-1988

Burroughs Corporation records. Cumbernauld Plant technical literature.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 27
Abstract Collection contains reports from the Cumbernauld, Scotland plant about several different computers.
Dates: 1976-1982

Burroughs Corporation records. Defense, Space, and Special Systems group.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 29
Abstract Collection includes the Independent Research and Development reports from 1965-1971 for the Defense, Space, and Special Systems group of Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1965-1971

Burroughs Corporation records. Detroit area divisions records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 30
Abstract Collection contains several types of reports from the Detroit area divisions of Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1962-1977

Burroughs Corporation records. ElectroData Division records

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 36
Abstract Collection contains memos, reports, correspondence, and subject files and is arranged in series according to the origin or type of documentation.
Dates: 1952-1979

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

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 37
Abstract Series contains a miscellaneous subject file of the Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division of Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1958-1966

Burroughs Corporation records. Gregory Publishing Company Burroughs manuals.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 47
Abstract Collection contains manuals for several large scale Burroughs computer systems published by the Gregory Publishing Company.
Dates: 1976-1983

Burroughs Corporation records. Histories of Burroughs

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 48
Abstract Collection consists of articles and manuscripts discussing different aspects of American Arithmometer Company, Burroughs Adding Machine Company, and Burroughs Corporation history.
Dates: 1886-1986

Burroughs Corporation records. Legion of Honor records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 54
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1961-1972, 1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Mechanical library.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 56
Abstract The mechanical library was essentially a set of service books that described each machine. There were variations like instruction books, symbol lists, shop tool lists, and feature prints (blueprints). These were kept by the patent department. The way Burroughs identified different machines changed over the years, and sometimes included a style #, a class #, a series #, or any combination of these.
Dates: 1920-1968

Burroughs Corporation records. Paoli area divisions records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 61
Abstract Collection contains research reports and memos, covering many computers and other machines that Burroughs produced.
Dates: 1949-1977

Burroughs Corporation records. Pasinski family papers

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 62
Abstract The Pasinski family papers include material from Walter J. and Arthur Michael Pasinski, a father and son who worked in the Engineering Department at Burroughs.
Dates: 1912-1984

Burroughs Corporation records. PDA and PMA authorizations

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 67
Abstract Series contains Product Development Authorization (PDA) and Product Management Authorization (PMA) reports of many different projects at Burroughs from several departments.
Dates: 1967-1971

Burroughs Corporation records. Policies and procedures correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 70
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1919-1957

Burroughs Corporation records. Press clippings

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 71
Abstract Collection consists of press clippings collected by the Burroughs Corporation that document their company, personnel, and products.
Dates: 1925-1986

Burroughs Corporation records. Press releases

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 72
Abstract Collection consists of press releases (1947-1987) of the Burroughs Corporation that document their computers and other products, announcements, and employee promotions.
Dates: 1947-1987

Burroughs Corporation records. Product literature.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 74
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1910-1984; Majority of material found within (Bulk: 1961-1982)

Burroughs Corporation records. Product planning records

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 76
Abstract Series contains survey reports of the accounting and data processing industry.
Dates: 1950-1973

Burroughs Corporation Records. Redactron Corporation Records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 77
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1969-1977

Burroughs Corporation records. Reference photographs

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 78
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1891-1985