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Burroughs Corporation records. Irven Travis papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 102
Abstract Collection contains correspondence, memos and reports, and information on the construction of the Paoli Research Center, especially in the planning stages.
Dates: 1948-1968

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. Jay Conne papers. Strike crime reports

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 96
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1975

Burroughs Corporation records. L. P. Robinson and L. W. Cali papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 80
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1956-1960

Burroughs Corporation records. L. P. Robinson papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 79
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1952-1961

Burroughs Corporation records. Langhorne family correspondence.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 53
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence to and from various members of the Langhorne family.
Dates: 1886-1900

Burroughs Corporation records. Lawrence Bewley papers.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 9
Abstract Documents Lawrence Bewley's work on the Burroughs B 220 and B 205 computer series, the Cardatron series, and other projects for ElectroData.
Dates: 1953-1960

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. Martin Shuler papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 90
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1952-1954

Burroughs Corporation records. Mechanical library.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 56
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1920-1968

Burroughs Corporation records. Miscellaneous legal records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 57
Abstract Collection contains a variety of legal material, including patent and trademark research, court materials, specifications, system design information, agreements, brochures, and reports.
Dates: 1934-1970

Burroughs Corporation records. Narration scripts and slide presentations.

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Identifier: CBI 90, series 58
Abstract Contains narration scripts for Burroughs presentations, 1948-1975.
Dates: 1948-1975

Burroughs Corporation records. Norman L. Kreuder papers.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 52
Abstract Collection contains the papers of Norman L. Kreuder, project engineer and section manager at Burroughs Corporation beginning in 1956.
Dates: 1956-1962

Burroughs Corporation records. Oversized and mounted photographs

 Collection
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 60
Abstract Contains mounted photographs of various sizes and unmounted photographs larger than 8 1/2x11" of Burroughs facilities, executives, and employees.
Dates: circa 1897-circa 1977

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. Pasinski family papers

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 62
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1912-1984

Burroughs Corporation records. Passport negatives.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 63
Abstract Collection contains negatives of pictures Burroughs executives used on their passports.
Dates: 1950-1965

Burroughs Corporation records. Patent and trademark records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 64
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1897-1980

Burroughs Corporation records. Patent research and development requests

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 65
Abstract Collection contains research and development requests and partial indices.
Dates: 1946-1968

Burroughs Corporation records. Patent research division files

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 66
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1947-1962

Burroughs Corporation records. PDA and PMA authorizations

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 67
Abstract Series contains Product Development Authorization (PDA) and Product Management Authorization (PMA) reports of many different projects at Burroughs from several departments.
Dates: 1967-1971

Burroughs Corporation records. Photograph collection

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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...
Dates: 1949-1963

Burroughs Corporation records. Pike Adding Machine Company records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 69
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1903-1911

Burroughs Corporation records. Policies and procedures correspondence

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 70
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1919-1957

Burroughs Corporation records. Press clippings

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 71
Abstract Collection consists of press clippings collected by the Burroughs Corporation that document their company, personnel, and products.
Dates: 1925-1986

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. Price and style lists

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 73
Abstract Collection contains style and price lists describing the basic features of each machine.
Dates: 1906-1972

Burroughs Corporation records. Product and testing reports.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 110
Abstract This series contains reports regarding Burroughs Corporation products.
Dates: 1951-1982; Majority of material found within ( 1973-1981)

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)

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