Control Data Corporation records. Research and development project reports
Scope and Content Note
This series contains reports on research and development projects in Control Data Corporation divisions, 1959-1964. Multiple reports are available for several of the projects and there are gaps in the project number sequence. Reports for projects that are represented in more than one division have a see reference in the box and folder list.
Acronyms used in this finding aid:
- CTI = Computer Terminals of Iran
- IPL = Integrated Product Line
- NCR = National Cash Register Company
- STAR = STring ARray
This is one series of the Control Data Corporation Records (CBI 80). Please see the other series finding aids for further information regarding the Control Data Corporation.
- Control Data Corporation (Organization)
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Access to the collection is unrestricted.
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31 boxes (10.3 cubic feet)
This series contains reports on research and development projects in Control Data Corporation divisions, 1959-1964.
Arrangement of Collection
The reports are first arranged into the following groups:
- Computer Division
- Corporate Development
- Cedar Engineering
- Peripheral Division
- Control Corporation
- Research Division
- Control Systems Division
- System Sciences Division
- Government Systems Division
- Bendix Computer Division
Then, the reports are arranged by project number within each group.
The records were given to the Charles Babbage Institute by Ceridian Corporation in 1991.
- Computer industry -- Research. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Electronic digital computers -- Design and construction. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Control Data Corporation Records. Research and Development Project Reports, 1959-1964. Finding Aid.
- Prepared by Caroline Gasser, Kevin D. Corbitt, 1998; Maria Plonski and Kate Flanagan, 2004.
- June 2006
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