Burroughs Corporation Records.
United Foundations Campaign Records, 1959-1969. Finding Aid.
records. United Foundations campaign records
1 box (0.2
CBI 90, Series 103
Contains correspondence regarding the United Foundation and the
Torch Drive Campaign for the years 1959-1969 (missing 1961).
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, United Foundations Campaign Records
(CBI 90), Charles Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.
The materials are arranged in chronological order by year.
The city of Detroit had decided that an umbrella organization, United
Foundations, would handle most of the social and welfare charities and
organizations in the city, and then run one, large, annual fund drive.
Burroughs Corporation donated money to this annual campaign, the "Torch Drive,"
and employees could have contributions deducted from their checks.
Collection Scope and Content Note
The collection contains correspondence regarding United Foundations
and the Torch Drive campaign for the years 1959-1969 except for 1961.
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
Corporation -- Charities.
Corporation -- Employees -- Charitable contributions.
- Charities -- Michigan --
Box and Folder List
United Foundations Campaign, 1959-1960. Box 1, Folder 1
United Foundations Campaign, 1962-1963. Box 1, Folder 2
United Foundations Campaign, 1964-1965. Box 1, Folder 3
United Foundations Campaign, 1966. Box 1, Folder 4
United Foundations Campaign, 1967. Box 1, Folder 5
United Foundations Campaign, 1968. Box 1, Folder 6
United Foundations Campaign, 1969. Box 1, Folder 7