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Bryan S. Kocher papers

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 103
The papers reflect Kocher's work in various capacities of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). Most heavily documented are his service on the Council and his activities as president of the ACM. The materials include: Council and Executive Committee meeting agendas and distributed materials; committee reports and correspondence; various publications by ACM; reports contains reports on ACM by outside firms; annual reports from various organizations within ACM; a relocation study; documents on policies and procedures related to aspects of the organization's operation; information on ACM's finances; and Kocher's work as Northeast Regional Representative and other areas of interest in ACM in the 1980s and early 1990s.

Dates

  • 1980-1991

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

8 boxes (7.25 cubic feet)

Overview

The papers reflect Bryan Kocher's work in various capacities of the ACM. Most heavily documented are his service on the Council and his activities as president of the ACM. Materials include reports, correspondence, studies, manuals and subject files.

Biographical Note

Bryan S. Kocher was president of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) from 1988 to 1990. Previously he served as ACM's Northeast Regional Representative and as president of the ACM Greater Boston Chapter.

Arrangement of Collection

The materials in this collection are arranged into the following groups:
  1. Council and Executive Committee Meetings, 1982-1991
  2. Council and Executive Committee Distributions and Documents, 1981-1991
  3. Committees, 1983-1989
  4. Publications, 1980-1991
  5. Consultants Reports, 1988, 1991
  6. Internal Reports, 1986-1990
  7. Manuals, 1982-1988
  8. Subject Files, 1980-1990
Title
Bryan S. Kocher Papers, 1980-1991. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Kevin D. Corbitt, December 1994 and Jessica Huffman, 2009.
Date
2004
Language of description
English

Collecting Area

Part of the Charles Babbage Institute Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-624-5050