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Burroughs Corporation


Found in 99 Collections and/or Records:

Burroughs Corporation records. Todd Company records

Identifier: CBI 90, Series 101

The collection consists mainly of materials related to or collected in preparation for Burroughs’ acquisition of the Todd Company, and includes historical publications, sales publications, clippings, press releases, information about company structure and organization, and a 1954 annual report.

Dates: 1953-1956

Burroughs Corporation records. United Foundations campaign records

Identifier: CBI 90, Series 103

Contains correspondence regarding the United Foundation and the Torch Drive Campaign for the years 1959-1969 (missing 1961).

Dates: 1959-1969

Burroughs Corporation records. Videotapes and films

Identifier: CBI 90, Series 105

Contains videotapes produced by or for Burroughs Corporation, later Unisys Corporation, on specific computer and software features, machine operation techniques and demonstrations, commercials and advertising, field engineers and product maintenance, company information for the public and employees, and stockholder's meetings.

Dates: 1957-1989

Harold G. Zahn scrapbooks on the Burroughs Corporation.

Identifier: CBI 201

Collection contains two scrapbooks created by Harold G. Zahn documenting his employment at and retirement from the Burroughs Corporation. Scrapbooks include photographs of Burroughs Corporation employees including Harold Zahn, photographs of the company's move to their office on Market Street in San Francisco, invoices, and advertising cutouts.

Dates: 1921-1959

Herbert S. Bright papers

Identifier: CBI 42

Collection contains correspondence, memoranda, technical reports and notes, subject files, minutes, manuals, photographs, audio tapes, videotapes, publications, presentations, and a deposition related to Herbert Bright's work in the computer industry and with computer professional groups. Records from Philco and COMPLAN include chronological files for brief periods. Also included in the collection are some personal papers and photographs that partially document the period from 1924-1956.

Dates: 1924-1988

Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand records

Identifier: CBI 1

This collection contains pretrial depositions, plaintiff exhibits, deposition exhibits, trial testimony, trial exhibits, the final opinion and judgement, and indexes from the 1971 Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand suit.

Dates: 1846-1973; Majority of material found within ( 1925-1973)

Isaac L. Auerbach papers

Identifier: CBI 52
Abstract Collection contains documentation of Isaac L. Auerbach's activities in several professional associations, especially IFIP, his consulting, and other business activities. The IFIP records include materials about the biennial congresses and document the growth and activities of the federation; its relationship with other professional organizations is also documented. The AFIPS records focus on the History of Computing Committee and the Computer History Project of the late 1960s to mid 1970s,...
Dates: 1948-1987; bulk 1957-1987

John C. Alrich papers

Identifier: CBI 90, Series 2

The collection documents work in the development engineering department on the Burroughs 220 and contains correspondence as well as memoranda and reports.

Dates: 1956-1958

Thomas S. Grier collection of CUBE photographs.

Identifier: CBI 74

Collection contains photographs from meetings of the Cooperating Users of Burroughs Equipment (CUBE).

Dates: 1975-1985

Additional filters:

Computer industry 33
Office equipment and supplies industry 14
Computers 13
Photographs 9
Computer input-output equipment 5