Artifact Details

Title

Burroughs Series E 1400 Electronic Computing/Accounting Machine with Magnetic Striped Ledger

Catalog Number

102646238

Type

Text

Date

1966

Publisher

Burroughs Corporation

Place of Publication

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

other number 1027729
other number 9-66

Extent

10 p.

Dimensions

10 7/8 x 8 3/8 in.

Copyright Holder

Burroughs Corporation

Description

A four color brochure for the Burroughs E 1400 electronic computing/accounting machine with magnetic striped ledger. The front cover features a picture of a woman seated at the E 1400, surrounded by seven men who are adjusting the computer while talking to her. The brochure is divided into several sections that explain its productive power. The sections focus on such features as the magnetic striped ledgers; automated forms handling; simplified input and control; the solid state processor; a versatile, powerful program control; and the automatic magnetic striped ledger input. Drawn examples of the automated forms and magnetic striped ledgers are included. Each section includes pictures of a woman using the E 1400. Page 10 features drawings of a Burroughs Systems Representative working with employees. The back cover includes a list of applications for the E 1400.

Category

Promotional Material

Subject

promotional materials; Business applications; Fixed-application digital computer; Burroughs E 1400; Burroughs Corporation

Credit

Gift of Thomas J. Buckholtz and Helen T. Buckholtz

Lot Number

X2592.2004