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Auerbach Associates Market and Product Reports

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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.
Dates: 1958-1981

Burroughs Corporation records

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Identifier: CBI 90
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1880-1998

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

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 4
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1907-1971

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs and Sperry merger records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 14
Abstract This series contains materials related to the Burroughs/Sperry merger in 1986.
Dates: 1985-1989

Burroughs Corporation records. Defense, Space, and Special Systems group.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 29
Abstract Collection includes the Independent Research and Development reports from 1965-1971 for the Defense, Space, and Special Systems group of Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1965-1971

Burroughs Corporation records. ElectroData Division records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 36
Abstract Collection contains memos, reports, correspondence, and subject files and is arranged in series according to the origin or type of documentation.
Dates: 1952-1979

Burroughs Corporation records. J. Jay Wolf papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 106
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1954-1978

Burroughs Corporation records. Legion of Honor records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 54
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1961-1972, 1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Lyle Thompson papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 100
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1948-1979

Burroughs Corporation records. Paoli area divisions records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 61
Abstract Collection contains research reports and memos, covering many computers and other machines that Burroughs produced.
Dates: 1949-1977

Burroughs Corporation records. Press releases

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 72
Abstract Collection consists of press releases (1947-1987) of the Burroughs Corporation that document their computers and other products, announcements, and employee promotions.
Dates: 1947-1987

Burroughs Corporation records. Product literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 74
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1910-1984; Majority of material found within (Bulk: 1961-1982)

Burroughs Corporation records. Product planning records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 76
Abstract Series contains survey reports of the accounting and data processing industry.
Dates: 1950-1973

Burroughs Corporation records. Reference photographs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 78
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1891-1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Salesmen's manuals and literature

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 84
Abstract Collection contains manuals produced by Burroughs to educate and encourage salesmen that cover a variety of topics from salesmanship to product information.
Dates: 1906-1975

Burroughs Corporation records. Salesmen's papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 85
Abstract Collection contains personal papers of several salesmen employed by Burroughs Corporation.
Dates: 1910-1985

Burroughs Corporation records. Scientific Research Society of America, Burroughs branch records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 86
Abstract Collection contains yearbooks for the society from 1952-1957 and 1961-1962, a booklet with Information for Members, and a sheet of proceedings of the seventh annual convention of 1955.
Dates: 1952-1962

Burroughs Corporation records. Serial publications

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 88
Abstract Collection consists of serials, magazines, and periodic pamphlets that Burroughs Corporation published in-house.
Dates: 1907-1998

Burroughs Corporation records. Slide collection

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 91
Abstract Contains 35 mm color and black and white slides documenting some of the activities of Burroughs Corporation from the mid 1950s-mid 1970s.
Dates: 1955-1978

Burroughs Corporation records. System Development Corporation records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 98
Abstract Collection contains the records of the System Development Corporation, including a history file with information about the RAND Corporation, the System Development Division, and the System Development Corporation. It also contains correspondence, meetings and minutes, symposiums and presentations, product literature, technical literature, reports on systems engineering, systems design, human-computer interaction, and user interfaces, and a subject file.
Dates: 1946-1982

Herbert S. Bright papers

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Identifier: CBI 42
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, memoranda, technical reports and notes, subject files, minutes, manuals, photographs, audio tapes, videotapes, publications, presentations, and a deposition related to Herbert Bright's work in the computer industry and with computer professional groups. Records from Philco and COMPLAN include chronological files for brief periods. Also included in the collection are some personal papers and photographs that partially document the period from 1924-1956.
Dates: 1924-1988

Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand records

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Identifier: CBI 1
Abstract This collection contains pretrial depositions, plaintiff exhibits, deposition exhibits, trial testimony, trial exhibits, the final opinion and judgement, and indexes from the 1971 Honeywell vs. Sperry Rand suit.
Dates: 1846-1973; Majority of material found within ( 1925-1973)

Isaac L. Auerbach papers

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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