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Burroughs Corporation Records. Redactron Corporation Records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 77
The Redactron Corporation Records include correspondence and company records. Materials in the "People Files" include information on Redactron's publicity firm, Roslyn Willett Associates, and a report and correspondence from the Stanford Research Institute on the business machine and electronic industries.
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.

Dates

  • 1969-1977

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access to materials:

Access to the collection is unrestricted.

Copyright:

The Charles Babbage Institute holds the copyright to all materials in the collection, except for items covered by a prior copyright (such as published materials). Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Extent

4 boxes (2.8 cubic feet)

Overview

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.

Historical Note

The Redactron Corporation was organized by Evelyn Berezen in 1969. The company designed and manufactured editing systems, including correcting/editing typewriters, cassette and card units, and a machine called the Data Secretary. Redactron also served as an OEM manufacturer for other companies. The Burroughs Corporation acquired Redactron in 1976.

Arrangement of Collection

The materials in this collection are arranged into the following groups:

Company Records

Incoming and Outgoing Correspondence

Internal Correspondence

"People Files"

Acquisition:

The records were given to the Charles Babbage Institute by Unisys Corporation in 1991, accession 991-35; and Anthony Mauro in 2003.

Related Materials

Computer Product Literature Collection (CBI 12)

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.

Creator

Title
Burroughs Corporation Records. Redactron Corporation Records, 1969-1977. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Susan A. Stepka, September 1995; Carrie Seib and Karen Spilman, November 2005.
Date
February 2006
Language of description
English

Collecting Area

Part of the Charles Babbage Institute Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-624-5050