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Control Data Corporation records. Corporate identity.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 80, Series 20

Scope and Content Note

This series consists mainly of analysis and reports on attitudes toward the Control Data Corporation (CDC) and its products, resulting from surveys and studies of CDC employees and outside groups. The outside groups of interest to CDC included potential customers, educators, investors, stock analysts, lenders, and policy makers. The majority of reports regarding outside groups were produced by outside firms. CDC employee surveys and resulting reports were usually produced in-house.

Also included is information on corporate logos, analysis of PLATO advertising, and literature produced by CDC on company identity and the company's Corporate Identification Program, which provided employees with policies and standards for product and corporate identification.

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

  • 1961-1987

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Use of 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

3 boxes (1.5 cubic feet))

Abstract

This series consists mainly of analysis and reports on attitudes toward the Control Data Corporation (CDC) and its products, resulting from surveys and studies of CDC employees and outside groups.

Arrangement of Collection

The files are arranged alphabetically.

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. Corporate Identity, 1961-1987. Finding Aid.
Author
Prepared by Maria Plonski and Carrie Seib, 2003-2004.
Date
2004
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

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Contact:

612-624-5050