Burroughs Corporation Records.
Policies and Procedures Correspondence, 1919-1957. Finding Aid.
records. Policies and procedures correspondence
3 boxes (1.0
CBI 90, Series 70
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
Minnesota Libraries. Charles Babbage Institute.
Access and Use
The records were given to the Charles Babbage Institute by Unisys
Corporation in 1991, accession 991-35.
Access to the collection is unrestricted.
The Charles Babbage Institute holds the copyright to all materials in
the collection, except for items covered by a prior copyright (such as
published materials). Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair
use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).
Burroughs Corporation Records, Policies and Procedures Correspondence
(CBI 90), Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
The correspondence is arranged chronologically. The index is arranged
chronologically by date of letter or memo, and lists a phrase or sentence to
describe the correspondence.
Burroughs Adding Machine Company, later Burroughs Corporation, kept a
record of company correspondence regarding policies and procedures.
Collection Scope and Content Note
Collection consists mainly of Burroughs Adding Machine Company
internal correspondence relating to questions on company policy and an index to
this correspondence. This policy and procedure correspondence covers only the
first year of the firm's operation as the Burroughs Corporation. Topics
include: overtime pay, jury duty, orders, methods of payment, schedules,
contracts, bonuses, etc.
This is one series of the Burroughs Corporation Records (CBI 90).
Please see the other series finding aids for further information regarding the
- This collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog
of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about
related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these
Adding Machine Company.
- Burroughs Corporation.
- Office equipment and supplies
- Computer industry.
Box and Folder List
Policies and Procedures, 1919-May 1943. Box 1, Folder 2-7
Policies and Procedures, June 1943-1947. Box 2, Folder 1-7
Policies and Procedures, 1948-1954. Box 3, Folder 1-3
Index to Policies and Procedures, 1919-1954. Box 1, Folder 1
Organizational Manual (Research Centers), 1957. Box 3, Folder 4
Policies (1) and (2), 1957. Box 3, Folder 5-6