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ADAPSO records

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Identifier: CBI 172
Overview The Association of Data Processing Service Organizations (ADAPSO) records document the organization's administration and activities, as well as its involvement in issues affecting member companies, such as antitrust, open network architecture, and software protection and copyright.

Albert E. Smith papers

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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.

Albrecht J. Neumann papers

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Identifier: CBI 83
Overview Collection consists of subject files created by Albrecht Neumann that document some aspects of his work with General Electric, as well as with other companies in the computer industry, and at the National Bureau of Standards.

American Federation of Information Processing Societies (AFIPS) records

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Identifier: CBI 44
Overview The American Federation of Information Processing Societies (AFIPS) records document the organization’s administration and activities, and the AFIPS-sponsored Spring and Fall Joint Computer Conferences (later the National Computer Conference). The records include budget and financial information, reports, board and committee minutes, conference materials, and publications.

Applied Data Research, Software Products Division records

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Identifier: CBI 154
Overview The collection consists of company records and subject materials accumulated by Martin A. Goetz during his twenty-eight year (1959-1987) career with the company. The collection documents the Software Products Division's involvement in the development of the software industry, its activities relating to patent and copyright protections for software, separate pricing for software and hardware, bundling, antitrust issues, and relations with IBM.

Association for Computing Machinery publications

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Identifier: CBI 110
Overview Contains published annual reports, directories, newsletters, and other miscellaneous publications of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), its regions, and chapters.

Association for Computing Machinery Records

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Identifier: CBI 205
Overview Records of this educational and scientific computing society founded in 1947 as the Eastern Association for Computing Machinery, documenting its administration, operations, projects and its Special Interest Groups (SIGs) which represent virtually every major area of computing. The bulk of the records date from the 1960s through the 1990s, although some older materials, dating back to 1947, are present. Records are from the major governing bodies of the ACM including president, executive...

Association for Women in Computing records,

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Identifier: CBI 49
Overview Contains correspondence, minutes, reports, proceedings, audio tapes, and artifacts that document the history and activities of the AWC. The records include officers' correspondence, administrative records, AWC policies, committee minutes and correspondence, AWC conference programs, an incomplete run of the AWC Source, correspondence on procedures for being chartered and writing bylaws, and files documenting individual chapter's activities which sometimes contain local newsletters.

Association for Women in Computing, Twin Cities Chapter records

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Identifier: CBI 7
Overview The collection contains organizational files, correspondence, minutes of the board of directors and committees, membership information, conference and meeting materials, and photographs.

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.

Bruce Gilchrist papers

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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.

Burroughs Corporation records

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Identifier: CBI 90
Overview 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 records. Advertising samples.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 1
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual meeting records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 5
Overview Collection contains scripts and speeches from the stockholders' annual meetings of 1967-1983.

Burroughs Corporation records. Annual reports.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 7
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Biography files.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 10
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs and Sperry merger records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 14
Overview This series contains materials related to the Burroughs/Sperry merger in 1986.

Burroughs Corporation records. Burroughs Machines, Ltd. records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 16
Overview Series contains ledger books dating 1909-1926 and annual reports dating 1966-1974 from the Burroughs Corporation's British subsidiary, Burroughs Machines, Ltd.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate and recruiting brochures.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 20
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Corporate events.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 21
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. CUBE correspondence.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 25
Overview Collection contains correspondence and notes of CUBE.

Burroughs Corporation records. Cumbernauld Plant technical literature.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 27
Overview Collection contains reports from the Cumbernauld, Scotland plant about several different computers.

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

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

Burroughs Corporation records. Detroit area divisions records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 30
Overview Collection contains several types of reports from the Detroit area divisions of Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. ElectroData Division records

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 36
Overview 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

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 37
Overview Series contains a miscellaneous subject file of the Electronic Control Division and Electronic Instrument Division of Burroughs Corporation.

Burroughs Corporation records. Gregory Publishing Company Burroughs manuals.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 47
Overview Collection contains manuals for several large scale Burroughs computer systems published by the Gregory Publishing Company.

Burroughs Corporation records. Histories of Burroughs

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 48
Overview Collection consists of articles and manuscripts discussing different aspects of American Arithmometer Company, Burroughs Adding Machine Company, and Burroughs Corporation history.

Burroughs Corporation records. Legion of Honor records.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 54
Overview 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.

Burroughs Corporation records. Mechanical library.

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Identifier: CBI 90, Series 56
Overview 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.