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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.
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 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.
Collection contains scripts and speeches from the stockholders' annual meetings of 1967-1983.
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.
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.
This series contains materials related to the Burroughs/Sperry merger in 1986.
Series contains ledger books dating 1909-1926 and annual reports dating 1966-1974 from the Burroughs Corporation's British subsidiary, Burroughs Machines, Ltd.
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.
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.
Collection contains correspondence and notes of CUBE.
Collection contains reports from the Cumbernauld, Scotland plant about several different computers.
Collection includes the Independent Research and Development reports from 1965-1971 for the Defense, Space, and Special Systems group of Burroughs Corporation.
Collection contains several types of reports from the Detroit area divisions of Burroughs Corporation.
Collection contains memos, reports, correspondence, and subject files and is arranged in series according to the origin or type of documentation.
Burroughs Corporation records. Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division records
Series contains a miscellaneous subject file of the Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division of Burroughs Corporation.
Collection contains manuals for several large scale Burroughs computer systems published by the Gregory Publishing Company.
Collection consists of articles and manuscripts discussing different aspects of American Arithmometer Company, Burroughs Adding Machine Company, and Burroughs Corporation history.
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.
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.
Collection contains research reports and memos, covering many computers and other machines that Burroughs produced.
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.
Series contains Product Development Authorization (PDA) and Product Management Authorization (PMA) reports of many different projects at Burroughs from several departments.
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.
Collection consists of press clippings collected by the Burroughs Corporation that document their company, personnel, and products.
Collection consists of press releases (1947-1987) of the Burroughs Corporation that document their computers and other products, announcements, and employee promotions.
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.
Series contains survey reports of the accounting and data processing industry.
The Redactron Corporation Records include correspondence, information on their publicity firm -- Roslyn Willett Associates, and a report and correspondence from the Stanford Research Institute’s research on the business machine and electronics industries.
Collection of black and white prints, negatives, color prints, photocopies, tear sheets, correspondence, memoranda, special newspapers, transparencies, and advertising samples selected from the various image collections by the Burroughs Archives staff.
- Computer industry 33
- Computers 11
- Office equipment and supplies industry 10
- Selling -- Computers. 3
- Accounting machines. 2
- Bookkeeping machines. 2
- Computer industry -- History. 2
- Computer input-output equipment 2
- Computer user groups 2
- Computers -- History. 2
- Photographs 2
- Selling -- Accounting machines. 2
- Selling -- Bookkeeping machines. 2
- APT (Computer program language) -- Standards. 1
- Atanasoff-Berry computer 1
- BINAC computer. 1
- Banks and banking -- Automation. 1
- Burroughs computers. 1
- Business records. 1
- COBOL (Computer program language) -- Standards 1 + ∧ less
- Burroughs Adding Machine Company 12
- Unisys Corporation 5
- American Arithmometer Company 4
- American Federation of Information Processing Societies 2
- Association for Computing Machinery 2
- Auerbach Associates 2
- Burroughs, William Seward, 1858?-1898 2
- ElectroData (Firm) 2
- General Electric Company 2
- Honeywell Inc. 2
- International Business Machines Corporation 2
- Radio Corporation of America 2
- Raytheon Company 2
- Sperry Rand (Corporation) 2
- System Development Corporation 2
- Acme Carbon and Ribbon Company. 1
- American Federation of Information Processing Societies. History of Computing Committee 1
- American National Standards Institute. 1
- Association of Independent Software Companies 1 + ∧ less