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H.R. Oldfield Collection of General Electric Corporation records

Identifier: CBI 175
Abstract The collection consists of corporate records of General Electric and the GE Computer Department, as well as materials gathered or created by H.R. Oldfield during and after his employment with GE and used in support of his 1996 book, King of the Seven Dwarfs: General Electric's Ambiguous Challenge to the Computer Industry.
Dates: 1948-1996

Information Processing Bibliographies

Identifier: CBI 91
Abstract Contains bibliographies on various aspects of information processing including computers, programming languages, information retrieval, information retrieval systems, machine translation, and data processing.
Dates: 1947-1985

Information Processing Glossaries

Identifier: CBI 92
Abstract Contains glossaries on various aspects of information processing including computers, programming languages, data processing, standards, control computers, and graphics.
Dates: 1943-1991

International computing collection

Identifier: CBI 62
Abstract Contains literature about hardware, software, systems, and installations in countries other than the United States, as well as descriptions of other countries' computing technology (regardless of where those descriptions originated). It also includes comparisons of different countries' computer technology, as well as reports involving multi-national organizations.
Dates: 1939-1996

International Federation for Information Processing Working Group 2.1 ALGOL Bulletin records

Identifier: CBI 29
Abstract Collection includes an incomplete run of the ALGOL Bulletin, numbers 1-39 (numbers 9, 17, and 18 were not included in the collection), an ALGOL mailing list, a technical report, and a report on ALGOL 60.
Dates: 1959-1976

Isaac L. Auerbach papers

Identifier: CBI 52
Abstract Collection contains documentation of Isaac L. Auerbach's activities in several professional associations, especially IFIP, his consulting, and other business activities. The IFIP records include materials about the biennial congresses and document the growth and activities of the federation; its relationship with other professional organizations is also documented. The AFIPS records focus on the History of Computing Committee and the Computer History Project of the late 1960s to mid 1970s,...
Dates: 1948-1987; bulk 1957-1987

Jerome Garfunkel papers

Identifier: CBI 71
Abstract Collection contains Jerome Garfunkel's committee documents, correspondence, minutes, programming language standards drafts, and personal meeting notes from various COBOL and programming languages committees and task groups. The collection documents the development of COBOL and other programming languages from 1977 through 1989, especially the revision of COBOL into COBOL 85.
Dates: 1977-1989

John P. Nash papers

Identifier: CBI 14
Abstract 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...
Dates: 1949-1957

John S. Davis papers

Identifier: CBI 70
Abstract Collection contains reports, proposals, design notebooks, technical literature, brochures, and advertisements relating to John S. Davis' work at Ramo-Wooldridge and from the associated companies of Thompson Ramo Wooldridge (later renamed TRW) Thompson Ramo Wooldridge Products Company, and Bunker Ramo.
Dates: 1957-1975

Lockheed Martin records

Identifier: CBI 238
Abstract This collection consists of the company administrative records for Lockheed Martin and its predecessor and subsidiary companies, dating from the 1940s through the 2000s.
Dates: undated, 1945-2013

Margaret R. Fox papers

Identifier: CBI 45
Abstract Collection contains records collected by Margaret Fox in an effort to document some of the early computer development activities of NBS. The collection contains reports, including the original report on the ENIAC, UNIVAC, and many early in-house National Bureau of Standards (NBS) activity reports, memoranda on SEAC, SWAC, and DYSEAC, seminar and conference materials -- including Samuel Alexander's notes from the Moore School of Engineering course, "Theory and techniques for design of electronic...
Dates: 1935-1976

Market and product reports collection

Identifier: CBI 55
Abstract Collection contains reports on the United States and international computer and electronics industries and markets as well as evaluations of specific computers, peripherals, and software published by a variety of market research firms. Contains reports about computer hardware, software, systems, and computer-related industries primarily in the United States that originated from numerous consulting firms.
Dates: 1963-2005

Minnesota Joint Computer Conference (MJCC) records

Identifier: CBI 173
Abstract Collection documents the activities of the MJCC from 1979 and consists of conference programs and brochures; conference planning and evaluation materials; meeting minutes of the executive board and committees; administrative records; and some photographs.
Dates: 1978-1994

Patent Data Publications. Computer patent abstracts

Identifier: CBI 25
Abstract Collection includes abstracts of data processor patents primarily from class 364, subclass 200, 300, 518-523, 700-782, and 900 of the U.S. Patent Office classification. They include the areas of digital computer systems, programmable methods or procedures (software), control of data presentation, electrical digital calculating computers and miscellaneous digital data processing systems.
Dates: 1881-1982

Paul E. Grosjean Collection of Publications about Sinclair and Timex Sinclair computers

Identifier: CBI 112
Abstract Collection contains scattered issues and partial runs of several publications, including Syncand user group newsletters, on the topic of Sinclair and Timex Sinclair computers. Publications originate from the United Kingdom and West Germany as well as the United States.
Dates: 1980-1985

Prodigy, Inc. records

Identifier: CBI 266
Abstract Contains PDFs, Word Documents, and photos of materials relating to the online service Prodigy
Dates: 1983 - 2010

RAND Symposia on computing transcripts

Identifier: CBI 78
Abstract Contains transcripts from each of the eighteen symposia. The collection includes a synopsis of the first symposium, verbatim and edited transcripts of the second through eleventh Rand Symposia edited by Fred Gruenberger. The synopsis of the first symposium and the transcripts of the second through eighth symposia are in bound volumes while the transcripts for the ninth through eighteenth symposia are foldered.
Dates: 1958-1976

Robert M. Kalb papers

Identifier: CBI 4
Abstract Correspondence, memoranda, manuals, patents, published and unpublished reports, photographs, notes, newspaper articles and reference material relating to Bell Laboratories, Kellogg Switchboard and Supply Company, Engineering Research Associates, the Univac division of Remington Rand and Sperry Rand, professional organizations such as the American Institute of Electrical Engineers and the IEEE Computer Group, and conferences. Topics covered include Bell Laboratories' "Out-of-Hour" courses, air...
Dates: 1926-1970

Rolland B. Arndt papers

Identifier: CBI 56
Abstract Collection contains AFIPS and ERA/Remington Rand records created in conjunction with Rolland B. Arndt's association with AFIPS and employment at ERA/Remington Rand. The AFIPS records include minutes, reports, correspondence, memoranda, computer printouts, financial records, subject files, and handwritten notes. The records document the financial history and board decisions from 1970-1987, the period that immediately preceded the dissolution of AFIPS. The records from ERA and Remington Rand...
Dates: 1950-1991

Russian, Soviet, and Eastern Bloc computing collection

Identifier: CBI 148
Abstract The Russian, Soviet and Eastern Bloc Collection consist of materials that provide a picture of the development of Soviet computing and record Soviet impressions of computer development within the United States. While the bulk of the materials are from the former Soviet Union and Russia, other countries are represented, including China, Korea, Poland and Czechoslovakia.
Dates: 1956-1996

Scott Grabow collection of Cray Research records and personal papers

Identifier: CBI 245
Abstract This collection consists of manuals and documents of Cray Reseach and their supercomputers.
Dates: 1975 - 2007

SHARE, Inc. records

Identifier: CBI 21
Abstract The collection contains correspondence, technical reports, manuals, meeting agendas, published conference proceedings, publications, and administrative records of SHARE, Inc.
Dates: 1955-1994

Sperry and Unisys reference manuals

Identifier: CBI 187
Abstract Manuals include 6 boxes of programming and operating reference manuals for Sperry and Unisys computing systems.
Dates: 1977-1997

Sperry Rand Corporation, Univac Division. Honeywell vs. Sperry litigation records

Identifier: CBI 72
Abstract The collection consists of litigation records, gathered internally at Sperry Rand's Univac Division to provide information on topics relating to the Honeywell vs. Sperry litigation begun in 1967.
Dates: 1947-1972

Sperry Rand Corporation. Univac Federal Systems Division Univac Computers

Identifier: CBI 129
Abstract Collection consists of a compilation created by the Federal Systems Division to document their products from 1954-1968. The compilation, titled Univac Computers, contains computer characteristics descriptions and photographs of computers as well as charts showing the Federal Systems aerospace and military computer genealogies.
Dates: circa 1968

Terry Benzel Papers

Identifier: CBI 258
Dates: 1973-1996

Twin Cities Osborne Group records

Identifier: CBI 119
Abstract Collection contains articles of Incorporation (1983), printouts from the TCOG Bulletin Board list serve discussions, and FOG correspondence and other materials.
Dates: 1980-1989

Uncataloged serials

Identifier: CBI 152
Abstract Collection consists of serials, newsletters, and other small publications donated by various sources; none are cataloged in the University Libraries online catalog.
Dates: 1948-1999

United States government computing collection

Identifier: CBI 63
Abstract 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.
Dates: circa 1945-1990

United States National Bureau of Standards collection of computer literature

Identifier: CBI 32
Abstract Collection contains reports, manuals and publications from corporations, government agencies, and academic computing centers covering a broad range of computer-related topics.
Dates: 1956-1978; (bulk: 1962-1978)

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