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Control Data Corporation records. Newspaper and magazine articles.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 80, Series 14

Scope and Content Note

This series contains a collection of newspaper and magazine articles describing Control Data Corporation (CDC) and its operations, dating from 1955-1984. The descriptive entry for each article includes, when available, the CDC assigned category, article title, publication title, and date of publication. Additional descriptive information available has been included in brackets in the appropriate section of entries when it is present. Article and publication titles have not been verified for accuracy.

In addition to the descriptive list, a large addition of clippings arranged generally by subject have been included in this series. These clippings date from circa 1975-1984.

The following abbreviations used by Control Data Corporation's Historical Archives have been retained in the finding aid:

  1. CD: Control Data
  2. CDC: Control Data Corporation
  3. CC: Commercial Credit
  4. CCC: Commercial Credit Corporation
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates

  • 1955-1987

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

11 boxes (11 cubic feet)

Abstract

Series consists of a collection of newspaper and magazine clippings regarding the activities of the Control Data Corporation (CDC).

Arrangement of Collection

The articles are arranged into two groupings:

  1. Descriptive list in chronological order
  2. General Subject list in alphabetical order

Acquisition:

The records were given to the Charles Babbage Institute by Ceridian Corporation in 1991.

Related Material

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.

Title
Control Data Corporation Records. Newspaper and Magazine Articles, 1955-1987. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Caroline Gasser and Kevin D. Corbitt, May 1998; David Paul Berge and Maria Plonski 2004; Jessica Huffman, 2006.
Date
June 2006
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Charles Babbage Institute Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-624-5050