Burroughs Corporation Records.
Burroughs Adding Machine Company Standard Practices Manuals, 1921, 1951.
records. Burroughs Adding Machine Company standard practices
Burroughs Adding Machine Company
1 box (0.4
CBI 90, Series 93
Contains manuals of standardized accounting practices for the
employees of Burroughs Adding Machine Company’s accounting
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, Burroughs Adding Machine Company
Standard Practices Manuals (CBI 90), Charles Babbage Institute, University of
It was expedient for Burroughs Corporation to have a standardized way
to record, and, therefore, understand and compare, their various financial and
Collection Scope and Content Note
The collection contains the 1921 and 1951 manuals of standardized
accounting practices for those employees of Burroughs Corporation who worked
with the books.
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 -- Accounting.
- Office equipment and supplies
Box and Folder List
Burroughs Standard Practical Manual for U.S. Agencies,
1921. Box 1, Folder 1
Burroughs Standard Practice Manual, 1951. Box 1, Folder 2