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  • keyword(s): "CDC 1604" Meteorology "Naval Research" Automated "Control Environment" Years: 1935 to 1975

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CDC 1604.

 File — drawer: 15
Scope and Content Note The Reference Files contain oral history transcripts, reference photographs and audiovisual material, and reference files on a number of different topics relating to the history of computing. Files are updated as new materials are acquired.

University of Chicago, Department of Meteorology numerical weather prediction survey records.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 36
Overview Collection contains survey questionnaire, replies, a list of institutions surveyed, and a final report of the survey conducted by the University of Chicago's Department of Meteorology of the worldwide status of work in the field of numerical weather prediction.

Office of Naval Research:

 File
Scope and Content Note The collection contains personal correspondence of Calvin N. Mooers, and records of Zator Co., founded in 1947, and Rockford Research Institute, Inc., founded in 1961. Subjects found in the Zator Co. and Rockford Research Institute, Inc., records include information processing and retrieval, a punched card system known as Zatocoding, library and information science, a programming language that Mooers helped design called TRAC (Text Reckoning and Compiling language), programming languages...

U.S. Office of Naval Research.

 File
Scope and Content Note Contains private consulting reports commissioned by government agencies and businesses on subjects including computer systems, peripherals, robots, software, computer input-output equipment, storage devices, terminals, magnetic tapes, optical character recognition devices, printers, punched card systems, and computer markets.

Access to reports under twenty years old is completely restricted. Additional restrictions may apply for reports commissioned by companies.

Office of Naval Research - Block Associates, 1963-1964

 File — Box: 23, Folder: 40
Scope and Contents The collection includes reports and research files related to his professional endevors, and personal papers reflecting his scholastic training and personal interests. The records reflect his involvement in researching the Shroud of Turin, Information and Cyber security, Infrastructure and terrorism, and records related to his professional positions and research. The records are grouped roughly by topic, and is currently unprocessed.

Mason, R. M. Programming glossary for NAREC users. (Washington, D.C.: Naval Research Laboratory, 1962)

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 45
Scope and Content Note Glossaries on various aspects of information processing collected by the Charles Babbage Institute. The finding aid is arranged alphabetically by corporate name or author's surname.

U.S. Navy. Office of Naval Research - London, 1957-1960, 1967. [Technical Reports by Nelson A. Blachman].

 Sub-Series — Box: 13, Folder: 9-10
Scope and Contents Individual named authors and additional information has been placed in square brackets ([]) before the box and folder indicator and references from the personal names of authors to the institutionally supported reports they created have been made.

Francis Honey ONR Office of Naval Research, 1970-1971

 File — Box: 10, Folder: 37
Scope and Contents This collection consists of mostly administrative materials and includes meeting minutes, meeting agendas, financial documents, correspondence, client files, publicity, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, art, storyboards, cassette tapes, reel to reels, slides, manuals, and reports. Materials date between ca. 1840 and 1997, but the bulk of the materials date between 1968 and 1989.

Albert E. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 17
Overview Collection contains correspondence, reports, notes, bibliographies, computer printouts, newsletters, publications, and other reference material largely relating to the Office of Naval Research's computing surveys.

Symposium on Automatic Programming for Digital Computers,

 Item — Box: 13
Identifier: May 1954
Scope and Contents Office of Naval Research, Department of the Navy.

John P. Nash papers

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 14
Overview Collection contains reports relating to the ILLIAC, ORDVAC, and the Digital Computer Laboratory, mimeographed lecture notes, a small amount of correspondence, and articles, all relating to the University of Illinois' computing activities. The articles and reprints include a two-page article on an ILLIAC-generated music composition, a review of computer progress for 1955 (by Nash), and an article with information about the ILLIAC written in Japanese. Also included are ONR Task 30 records and...

Gordon D. Goldstein papers

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 68
Overview Collection consists of subject files containing reports, memoranda, electronic mail print outs, and notes created by Gordon Goldstein as an electronics engineer and research administrator at the Office of Naval Research. Some of the material appears to have been gathered in his role as editor of the Digital Computing Newsletter.

Flexible Automation:The Newsletter of Automated Systems:

 File — Box: 2
Scope and Content Note Collection consists of serials, newsletters, and other small publications donated by various sources. The bulk is composed of special interest magazines and newsletters produced by computer user groups. Many are single issues; none are cataloged in the University Libraries online catalog.

Automated Line Feed Carriage

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 5
Scope and Content Note Collection consists of photographic images of almost all of Burroughs' products. The images are in many formats: photographic prints (mostly black and white, but a few color), negatives (including some glass plates), transparencies, and slides (glass lantern, 35mm, and 2.25"x2.25"). Images of machines manufactured prior to 1940 are in the Early Machine Photographs collection. Scope and Contents This is one series of the Burroughs...

Automated Integrated Design System

 File — Box: 65
Scope and Content Note This series contains Control Data Corporation (CDC) manuals and other post-purchase product information for specific computer hardware and software. Researchers should consult the Control Data Corporation Product Literature series for marketing and advertising literature. ACE-S/C = Acceptance Checkout Equipment – Spacecraft System AUTRAN = Automatic Utility Translator ...

Automated Building Components, Incorporated.

 File
Scope and Content Note Contains private consulting reports commissioned by government agencies and businesses on subjects including computer systems, peripherals, robots, software, computer input-output equipment, storage devices, terminals, magnetic tapes, optical character recognition devices, printers, punched card systems, and computer markets.

Access to reports under twenty years old is completely restricted. Additional restrictions may apply for reports commissioned by companies.

Automated Payload Checkout.

 File — drawer: 15
Scope and Content Note The Reference Files contain oral history transcripts, reference photographs and audiovisual material, and reference files on a number of different topics relating to the history of computing. Files are updated as new materials are acquired.

Design Automation; Automated Design Engineering.

 File — drawer: 15
Scope and Content Note The Reference Files contain oral history transcripts, reference photographs and audiovisual material, and reference files on a number of different topics relating to the history of computing. Files are updated as new materials are acquired.

Automated Business Systems.

 File — drawer: 9
Scope and Content Note The Reference Files contain oral history transcripts, reference photographs and audiovisual material, and reference files on a number of different topics relating to the history of computing. Files are updated as new materials are acquired.

Automated Design Engineering Reference Guide and Presentations- Detail Slide Presentation, 1963

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Content Description Three record cartons of materials donated by Burt Grad. This compliments materials held by other institutions (namely, the Computer History Museum).

Automated Design Engineering Reference Guide and Presentations- Demonstration Guide and Presentation, 1963

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Content Description Three record cartons of materials donated by Burt Grad. This compliments materials held by other institutions (namely, the Computer History Museum).

Automated Design Engineering Reference Guide and Presentations- Reference Material, 1963

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Content Description Three record cartons of materials donated by Burt Grad. This compliments materials held by other institutions (namely, the Computer History Museum).

Willis H. Ware papers.

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 40
Overview Collection contains reports, proceedings, reference material, publications and correspondence relating to Willis Ware's career and professional involvement with the Secretary of the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare's Advisory Committee on Automated Personal Data and the Privacy Protection Study Commission.

Composition Information Services. CIS glossary of automated typesetting and related computer terms. (Los Angeles, CA: CIS, 1964)

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 61
Scope and Content Note Glossaries on various aspects of information processing collected by the Charles Babbage Institute. The finding aid is arranged alphabetically by corporate name or author's surname.

Phillips, Margaret E.; Leigh Price. Human factors in the design of the automated office. (Los Angeles, CA: Self published, 1981)

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 11
Scope and Content Note Bibliographies collected by the Charles Babbage Institute on various aspects of information processing.

United States government computing collection

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 63
Overview The U.S. Government Computing Collection contains government publications, technical reports, descriptions and manuals of computer hardware, software, systems, installations and projects. All of the documents were produced by some agency of the government, and in most cases the documents are concerned with work performed specifically by these agencies.

Auerbach Associates Market and Product Reports

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 30
Scope and Content Note Contains private consulting reports commissioned by government agencies and businesses on subjects including computer systems, peripherals, robots, software, computer input-output equipment, storage devices, terminals, magnetic tapes, optical character recognition devices, printers, punched card systems, and computer markets.

Access to reports under twenty years old is completely restricted. Additional restrictions may apply for reports commissioned by companies.

Bruce Gilchrist papers

 Collection
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.

Claire K. Schultz papers

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 86
Overview Collection contains the papers and correspondence of Claire K. Schultz, including materials documenting her pioneering work in automated information retrieval, the transition of information retrieval systems from punched cards to computers, and indexing practices for medical and scientific literature.

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