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Burroughs Corporation

 Organization

Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

Burroughs Corporation records. Passport negatives.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 63
Abstract Collection contains negatives of pictures Burroughs executives used on their passports.
Dates: 1950-1965

Burroughs Corporation records. Patent and trademark records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 64
Abstract Collection contains information on patents obtained by William S. Burroughs and many his early competitors, including Dorr E. Felt; Burroughs typewriters; and the Gidion Sewing Machine Company which Burroughs was interested in purchasing. It also has information on various Burroughs logos and trademarks used throughout the years.
Dates: 1897-1980

Burroughs Corporation records. Patent research and development requests

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 65
Abstract Collection contains research and development requests and partial indices.
Dates: 1946-1968

Burroughs Corporation records. Patent research division files

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 66
Abstract Collection includes progress reports and research proposals, with a small amount of correspondence. Project reports describe work done for Burroughs at the Research Center in Paoli and the Engineering Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania (in Philadelphia). There is also some administrative material on the research division’s activity.
Dates: 1947-1962

Burroughs Corporation records. PDA and PMA authorizations

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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. Photograph collection

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 68
Scope and Content Note Contains approximately 6000 negatives and prints of various sizes documenting Burroughs employees, facilities, events, awards, and products from 1949 to 1963. The amount of photographs taken decreased significantly after 1960 and a large number of negatives from late 1957 to mid-1958 were severely water damaged. Elements of information included for each image are: main subject, additional subjects, publication citation (if published), date of photograph, format of material...
Dates: 1949-1963

Burroughs Corporation records. Policies and procedures correspondence

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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. Price and style lists

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 73
Abstract Collection contains style and price lists describing the basic features of each machine.
Dates: 1906-1972

Burroughs Corporation records. Product and testing reports.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 110
Abstract This series contains reports regarding Burroughs Corporation products.
Dates: 1951-1982; Majority of material found within ( 1973-1981)

Burroughs Corporation records. Product literature.

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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 photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 75
Abstract 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).
Dates: circa 1940-1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Product planning records

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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.

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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

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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

Burroughs Corporation records. Robert G. Busse scrapbook

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 109
Abstract Collection contains one scrapbook belonging to Robert G. Busse, salesman and manager at Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1941-1967

Burroughs Corporation records. Salesmen's manuals and literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 84
Abstract Collection contains manuals produced by Burroughs to educate and encourage salesmen that cover a variety of topics from salesmanship to product information.
Dates: 1906-1975

Burroughs Corporation records. Salesmen's papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 85
Abstract Collection contains personal papers of several salesmen employed by Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1910-1985

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

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 86
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1952-1962

Burroughs Corporation records. SEC forms and stock information

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 87
Abstract Collection contains 10-K forms (annual reports), 10-Q forms (quarterly reports), two bound volumes of S4 forms, a security analyst profile, internal security analyst briefs and daily stock price listings.
Dates: 1942-1986

Burroughs Corporation records. Serial publications

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 88
Abstract Collection consists of serials, magazines, and periodic pamphlets that Burroughs Corporation published in-house.
Dates: 1907-1998

Burroughs Corporation records. Shareholder meetings and reports

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 89
Abstract Collection consists of information on the annual meeting of shareholders/stockholders, semi-annual and quarterly reports to shareholders, and special notices to shareholders.
Dates: 1922-1986

Burroughs Corporation records. Sibyl M. Rock papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 81
Abstract Collection contains information of Burroughs products and peripherals, including: punches, processors, card readers, drum listers, magnetic tape, and paper tape.
Dates: 1956-1965

Burroughs Corporation records. Simon E. Gluck papers.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 46
Abstract Collection contains the papers of Simon E. Gluck, research scientist for Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1954-1962

Burroughs Corporation records. Slide collection

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 91
Abstract Contains 35 mm color and black and white slides documenting some of the activities of Burroughs Corporation from the mid 1950s-mid 1970s.
Dates: 1955-1978

Burroughs Corporation records. Speeches.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 92
Abstract Collection consists of speeches given by many employees at Burroughs.
Dates: 1921-1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Subsidiary product literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 97
Abstract Collection includes brochures and correspondence for companies Burroughs acquired.
Dates: 1949-1983

Burroughs Corporation records. System Development Corporation records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 98
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1946-1982

Burroughs Corporation records. Thomas Butler papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 17
Abstract Series contains Thomas Butler's notes and drawings of the schematic during the Sensimatic's development in 1935-1937, and his patent (#2629549) dated 1953.
Dates: 1935-1937, 1953