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Burroughs Corporation.

 Organization

Found in 50 Collections and/or Records:

Burroughs Corporation records

 Collection
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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Advertising samples.

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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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual report photographs.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 6
Overview This collection contains images used in Burroughs' annual reports.

Burroughs Corporation records. Artifacts.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 8
Overview Collection consists of two categories of artifacts: those that were on the Coleman Display Table and Miscellaneous Artifacts. Burroughs had saved a few circuit boards from their computers of the 1950's and 1960's as display pieces that later ended up in the company archives. These are part of this collection along with a few code cards and some miscellaneous pieces.

Burroughs Corporation records. Branch office photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 13
Overview This series contains photographs of Burroughs branch offices throughout the world.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Bulletin photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 15
Overview This series contains 8x10 black and white photographs published in the Burroughs Bulletinbetween August 1947 and August 1952.

Burroughs Corporation records. Control Instrument Corporation records

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 19
Scope and Content Note Collection contains technical literature, engineering notebooks and logs, some correspondence, and a patent infringement report.

Scope and Contents This is one series of the Burroughs Corporation Records (CBI 90). Please see the other series finding aids for further information regarding the Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate events.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 21
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. CUBE correspondence.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 25
Overview Collection contains correspondence and notes of CUBE.

Burroughs Corporation records. Cumbernauld Plant technical literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 27
Overview Collection contains reports from the Cumbernauld, Scotland plant about several different computers.

Burroughs Corporation records. Defense/government photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 111
Overview Series contains photographs, negatives and transparencies of Burroughs products created and marketed to the defense industry and the United States Government, as well as photographs of defense and government projects.

Burroughs Corporation records. Detroit area divisions records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 30
Overview Collection contains several types of reports from the Detroit area divisions of Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Distributive organization records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 32
Overview Series contains one folder of mostly historical material on the sales department and how the distributive organization worked.

Burroughs Corporation records. Early office machine photographs

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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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Early office machine product and technical literature.

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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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Edsger W. Dijkstra papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 31
Overview Collection contains articles Dijkstra wrote about all aspects of the programming field. The collection also contains a piece Dijkstra wrote for Communications of the ACM(October 1972 - vol.15, no.10) entitled "The Humble Programmer." There is also a very small amount of correspondence regarding the articles Dijkstra wrote.

Burroughs Corporation records. ElectroData Division records

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

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

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 37
Overview Series contains a miscellaneous subject file of the Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division of Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Exhibits photographs and records.

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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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Facility literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 40
Overview Series contains product and plant literature as well as some correspondence for many Burroughs facilities.

Burroughs Corporation records. Fragile publications collection

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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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Frank Cullen papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 26
Overview Collection contains the papers of Frank Cullen, longtime patent attorney for Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. General subject file

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 108
Overview The General Subject File consists of an alphabetical set of files containing information about the Burroughs Corporation and its products, compiled for use as a quick reference file in the Burroughs Corporation Archives.

Burroughs Corporation records. Gregory Publishing Company Burroughs manuals.

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

Burroughs Corporation records. J. Jay Wolf papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 106
Overview This series includes information on many computers that Burroughs Corporation designed for the military, usually the Air Force and/or NASA to provide guidance for missiles or spacecraft.

Burroughs Corporation records. L. P. Robinson and L. W. Cali papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 80
Overview Collection documents Project 2111, a solid-state magnetic tape and punched card data processor intended as a replacement for the B 205, contains information about other technical and administrative issues at the Pasadena facility, and includes drawings for the wired core storage program.

Burroughs Corporation records. L. P. Robinson papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 79
Overview Collection contains L.P. Robinson’s copy file (1957-1960), the custom engineering requests (1958-1959), the engineering division staff meeting minutes (1956-1960), and numerous weekly activities and project/progress reports.

Burroughs Corporation records. Legion of Honor records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 54
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Narration scripts and slide presentations.

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 58
Overview Contains narration scripts for Burroughs presentations, 1948-1975.

Burroughs Corporation records. Policies and procedures correspondence

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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.