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Bruce Gilchrist papers

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Identifier: CBI 76
Overview Collection contains chronological files which contain outgoing correspondence relating to Bruce Gilchrist's duties as an officer of the ACM and AFIPS. Most of the records prior to 1965 concern ACM and those records created in 1965 or later relate to AFIPS.

Brunel University Department of Computer Science. International Computer Graphics Symposia preprints

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Identifier: CBI 127
Overview Contains preprints of computer graphics papers and vendor product literature for products exhibited at the 1968 symposium as well as 3 volumes and several unbound papers from the 1970 symposium.

Bryan S. Kocher papers

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Identifier: CBI 103
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.

Burroughs Corporation records

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Identifier: CBI 90
Overview The collection contains the records of the Burroughs Corporation, and its predecessors the American Arithmometer Company and Burroughs Adding Machine Company. Materials include corporate records, photographs, films and video tapes, scrapbooks, papers of employees and records of companies acquired by Burroughs.

Burroughs Corporation records. Advertising samples.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 1
Overview Burroughs Corporation advertised from almost the very beginning of their business. The advertisements in the collection cover many decades and often reflect many of the societal attitudes of the time.

Burroughs Corporation records. American Arithmometer Company records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 3
Overview Collection contains information about the American Arithmometer Company, including a description of the incorporation and first meeting of the Board of Directors; agreements with the Boyer Machine Company; correspondence; financial records; cash books, ledgers and journals; time books; and specifications for the Detroit factory.

Burroughs Corporation records. Analysis of competitor products (competitive information) and competitors’ product literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 4
Overview The collection contains "Competitor Information" sheets, compiled by staff at Burroughs, which include information about competitor adding machine and computer companies and their products. The collection also contains product literature files on Burroughs’ competitors.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual meeting records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 5
Overview Collection contains scripts and speeches from the stockholders' annual meetings of 1967-1983.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual report photographs.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 6
Overview This collection contains images used in Burroughs' annual reports.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual reports.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 7
Overview Collection contains the Burroughs annual reports dating from 1923 to 1985. From 1923-1952, the company was known as the Burroughs Adding Machine Company, and from 1953 to 1985, as Burroughs Corporation. It merged with Sperry Corporation in 1986 to become Unisys Corporation. This collection includes a full run of annual reports for the dates listed, and also contains audio tapes of the annual reports from 1977-1985.

Burroughs Corporation records. Artifacts.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 8
Overview Collection consists of two categories of artifacts: those that were on the Coleman Display Table and Miscellaneous Artifacts. Burroughs had saved a few circuit boards from their computers of the 1950's and 1960's as display pieces that later ended up in the company archives. These are part of this collection along with a few code cards and some miscellaneous pieces.

Burroughs Corporation records. Biography files.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 10
Overview This collection is divided into two series based on subject content and physical size. The Biography Files series includes folders on many employees at Burroughs. While a great majority of the employees represented were executives, there are also a few folders of workers from the early days of the company, including William S. Burroughs. The Oversized Files series consists mostly of William S. Burroughs' patents.

Burroughs Corporation records. Black box photograph collection.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 11
Overview The collection contains early photographs of American Arithmometer Company, Burroughs Adding Machine Company, Burroughs Corporation, Boyer Machine Company, and Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company employees and facilities. The images include production facilities, sales meetings, and employee activities including company-sponsored athletics. The collection contains extensive documentation of Burroughs Adding Machine Company's, later Burroughs Corporation's, headquarters in Detroit, Michigan.

Burroughs Corporation records. Book publications.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 12
Overview Collection consists of various books published by Burroughs Corporation, and later Unysis, arranged in alphabetical order.

Burroughs Corporation records. Branch office photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 13
Overview This series contains photographs of Burroughs branch offices throughout the world.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Adding Machine Company court documentation.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 24
Overview Collection contains the records from the Michigan State Supreme Court case, Laura Miller Boyer v. Standish Backus (and other defendants), and an appeal from Wayne County Circuit Court.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Adding Machine Company field force letters

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 42
Overview Series contains letters entitled "To The Field Force," which include such information as changing forms, recalls, program announcements and new procedures.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Adding Machine Company standard practices manuals

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 93
Overview Contains manuals of standardized accounting practices for the employees of Burroughs Adding Machine Company’s accounting department.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Adding Machine Company tax appeal

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 99
Overview Collection contains material that describes Burroughs disagreement over tax assessment on its repurchasing and redemption of its own preferred stock during 1924-1930.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Adding Machine Company World War II era records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 107
Overview Series contains information on exporting, quotas, price controls, labor and the office machine industry throughout World War II. There is also information on the Norden bombsight, which Burroughs produced beginning in 1942.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs and Sperry merger records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 14
Overview This series contains materials related to the Burroughs/Sperry merger in 1986.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Bulletin photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 15
Overview This series contains 8x10 black and white photographs published in the Burroughs Bulletinbetween August 1947 and August 1952.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Machines, Ltd. records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 16
Overview Series contains ledger books dating 1909-1926 and annual reports dating 1966-1974 from the Burroughs Corporation's British subsidiary, Burroughs Machines, Ltd.

Burroughs Corporation records. Charles P. Staubach papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 94
Overview Collection contains correspondence, reprints, and photographs belonging to Charles Staubach, a salesman and manager for Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Charles R. Hadley Company records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 18
Overview Series consists of various Hadley Company history items, including agreements, appraisals, financial records, competitors, correspondence, patent and license transfers, sales information, and a folder on the Price Adjustment Board (from World War II).

Burroughs Corporation records. Control Instrument Corporation records

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 19
Scope and Content Note Collection contains technical literature, engineering notebooks and logs, some correspondence, and a patent infringement report.

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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate and recruiting brochures.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 20
Overview Collection contains brochures concerning the company's cooperative education program, about different locations in the United States and other countries, recruitment, and different company divisions.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate events.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 21
Overview Collection contains information about Burroughs "Corporate Events," these consisting mostly of retirement parties for the top executives of the company, and special visitors invited by the company.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate identity studies.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 22
Overview Collection contains documentation of four corporate identity studies.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate market development group.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 23
Overview Collection contains competitor company profiles (1983) as well as a market databook (1984) and a report on worldwide information processing industry trends (1984).