Office equipment and supplies industry
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 3
Overview Collection contains information about the American Arithmometer Company, including a description of the incorporation and first meeting of the Board of Directors; agreements with the Boyer Machine Company; correspondence; financial records; cash books, ledgers and journals; time books; and specifications for the Detroit factory.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 42
Overview Series contains letters entitled "To The Field Force," which include such information as changing forms, recalls, program announcements and new procedures.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 93
Overview Contains manuals of standardized accounting practices for the employees of Burroughs Adding Machine Company’s accounting department.
Dates: 1921, 1951
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.
Dates: 1909-1926, 1966-1974
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 94
Overview Collection contains correspondence, reprints, and photographs belonging to Charles Staubach, a salesman and manager for Burroughs Corporation.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 18
Overview Series consists of various Hadley Company history items, including agreements, appraisals, financial records, competitors, correspondence, patent and license transfers, sales information, and a folder on the Price Adjustment Board (from World War II).
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.
Dates: circa 1930-1980
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 28
Overview Collection contains the rule and regulation decisions on sales that were issued from 1911-1958.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 38
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 43
Overview This is an artificial grouping of several small financial collections of the Burroughs Adding Machine Company (BAM) and Burroughs Corporation. Materials include: accounts payable and bills receivable ledger books, wage books and time cards, charts of accounts and balance sheets.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 44
Overview Series contains many early publications in damaged or delicate condition that have been separated from the rest of the collection.
Dates: 1905-1955; (bulk 1908-1924)
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 49
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 50
Overview Collection contains reprints of installation stories that appeared in Burroughs or other publications.
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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 62
Overview 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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 70
Overview 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.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 76
Overview Series contains survey reports of the accounting and data processing industry.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 82
Overview Collection contains information on sales conventions in 1905, 1907, 1924, plus some miscellaneous items related to the sales conventions, including the All Star Club.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 83
Overview Collection contains mostly ledger sheets of Burroughs Adding Machine Company’s sales agencies, but also includes those of the Atlantic Compress Company (a Burroughs authorized warehouse), and of the General Adding Machine Exchange (a division of Burroughs).
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 84
Overview Collection contains manuals produced by Burroughs to educate and encourage salesmen that cover a variety of topics from salesmanship to product information.
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 85
Identifier: CBI 90, Series 104
Overview Collection consists primarily of financial records, including summaries, examinations of accounts, and ledger pages.
Identifier: CBI 180
Overview The collection consists of published articles on the CURTA, as well as its inventor, Curt Herzstark. Other materials include advertisements, brochures and manuals for the CURTA, and copied photographs of the “Lilliput,” the precursor to the CURTA.
Dates: 1928, 1944-1954, 1986-1989.