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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 102
Overview Collection contains correspondence, memos and reports, and information on the construction of the Paoli Research Center, especially in the planning stages.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 106
Overview This series includes information on many computers that Burroughs Corporation designed for the military, usually the Air Force and/or NASA to provide guidance for missiles or spacecraft.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 96
Overview Jay Conne's collected notes consisting of computer printouts, memos, and correspondence relating to the violence and vandalism against Burroughs during the strike of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) from 1974-1975 in New York.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 80
Overview Collection documents Project 2111, a solid-state magnetic tape and punched card data processor intended as a replacement for the B 205, contains information about other technical and administrative issues at the Pasadena facility, and includes drawings for the wired core storage program.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 79
Overview Collection contains L.P. Robinson’s copy file (1957-1960), the custom engineering requests (1958-1959), the engineering division staff meeting minutes (1956-1960), and numerous weekly activities and project/progress reports.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 53
Overview Collection consists of correspondence to and from various members of the Langhorne family.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 9
Overview Documents Lawrence Bewley's work on the Burroughs B 220 and B 205 computer series, the Cardatron series, and other projects for ElectroData.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 54
Overview Collections contains information about awards given out and the annual convention of the Legion of Honor, a group for top ranking sales representatives and field managers at Burroughs Corporation.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 100
Overview This collection contains reports, photographs, speeches and correspondence relating to early Burroughs research and development activities in the Philadelphia area in which Thompson was involved.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 90
Overview Contains the minutes of various CEC committees discuss all issues relating to the production of the CEC computer, including technical aspects, customers and staff activities and activities reports that document interactions with customers and ongoing work at other companies. Also included is correspondence with Ernst Selmer on computation.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 56
Overview The mechanical library was essentially a set of service books that described each machine. There were variations like instruction books, symbol lists, shop tool lists, and feature prints (blueprints). These were kept by the patent department. The way Burroughs identified different machines changed over the years, and sometimes included a style #, a class #, a series #, or any combination of these.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 57
Overview Collection contains a variety of legal material, including patent and trademark research, court materials, specifications, system design information, agreements, brochures, and reports.
Identifier: CBI 90, series 58
Overview Contains narration scripts for Burroughs presentations, 1948-1975.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 52
Overview Collection contains the papers of Norman L. Kreuder, project engineer and section manager at Burroughs Corporation beginning in 1956.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 60
Overview Contains mounted photographs of various sizes and unmounted photographs larger than 8 1/2x11" of Burroughs facilities, executives, and employees.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 61
Overview Collection contains research reports and memos, covering many computers and other machines that Burroughs produced.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 62
Overview The Pasinski family papers include material from Walter J. and Arthur Michael Pasinski, a father and son who worked in the Engineering Department at Burroughs.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 63
Overview Collection contains negatives of pictures Burroughs executives used on their passports.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 64
Overview Collection contains information on patents obtained by William S. Burroughs and many his early competitors, including Dorr E. Felt; Burroughs typewriters; and the Gidion Sewing Machine Company which Burroughs was interested in purchasing. It also has information on various Burroughs logos and trademarks used throughout the years.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 65
Overview Collection contains research and development requests and partial indices.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 66
Overview Collection includes progress reports and research proposals, with a small amount of correspondence. Project reports describe work done for Burroughs at the Research Center in Paoli and the Engineering Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania (in Philadelphia). There is also some administrative material on the research division’s activity.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 67
Overview Series contains Product Development Authorization (PDA) and Product Management Authorization (PMA) reports of many different projects at Burroughs from several departments.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 68
Scope and Content Note Contains approximately 6000 negatives and prints of various sizes documenting Burroughs employees, facilities, events, awards, and products from 1949 to 1963. The amount of photographs taken decreased significantly after 1960 and a large number of negatives from late 1957 to mid-1958 were severely water damaged. Elements of information included for each image are: main subject, additional subjects, publication citation (if published), date of photograph, format of material...
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 69
Overview Collection contains ledger books recording various business activities of the Pike Adding Machine Company before and after it became a subsidiary of Burroughs Adding Machine Company.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 70
Overview Collection consists mainly of external correspondence relating to questions on company policy. The index is arranged chronologically by date of letter or memo, and lists a phrase or sentence to describe the correspondence.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 71
Overview Collection consists of press clippings collected by the Burroughs Corporation that document their company, personnel, and products.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 72
Overview Collection consists of press releases (1947-1987) of the Burroughs Corporation that document their computers and other products, announcements, and employee promotions.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 73
Overview Collection contains style and price lists describing the basic features of each machine.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 110
Overview This series contains reports regarding Burroughs Corporation products.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 74
Overview Collection contains manuals for a number of different Burroughs computer systems, including the B6700, the B7000/B6000/B5000 families, and large systems in general. They concentrate on the programming languages (ALGOL and COBOL), but also contain primers on CANDE, WFL, and the DMSII system.
- Computer industry. 36
- Office equipment and supplies industry. 24
- Computers. 18
- Computers -- History -- Sources. 15
- Computer industry -- History -- Sources. 14
- Computer engineering. 11
- Computer industry -- Societies, etc. 11
- Information storage and retrieval systems -- History -- Sources. 11
- Machine translating -- History -- Sources. 11
- Computers 10
- Computer industry -- United States -- History -- Sources. 8
- Photographs. 8
- COBOL (Computer program language) 7
- Electronic data processing -- Societies, etc. 7
- FORTRAN (Computer program language) 7
- Computer industry -- United States. 6
- Computer input-output equipment. 6
- Computer user groups. 6
- Computers -- United States -- History -- Sources. 6
- Computer industry 5 ∧ less
- Burroughs Corporation 75
- Burroughs Corporation. 51
- Control Data Corporation 28
- Burroughs Adding Machine Company. 23
- Control Data Corporation. 18
- United States. National Bureau of Standards. 15
- American Federation of Information Processing Societies. 11
- Association for Computing Machinery. 11
- Burroughs Adding Machine Company 8
- International Business Machines Corporation 8
- International Business Machines Corporation. 8
- Charles Babbage Institute 7
- ElectroData (Firm) 7
- Engineering Research Associates. 7
- Remington Rand, Inc. 7
- Sperry Rand Corporation. 7
- Burroughs Corporation -- Research. 6
- Data Processing Management Association. 6
- American Arithmometer Company. 5
- American National Standards Institute. 5 ∧ less