Artifact Details

Title

U.S. facilities - Massachusetts (Stow - Worcester)

Catalog Number

102748650

Type

Text

Date

1970-1988

Publisher

Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)

Description

This material relates to DEC facilities in Stow, Sudbury, Tewksbury, Wakefield, Waltham, West Springfield, Westborough, Westfield, Westminster, Wilmington, Woburn, and Worcester, MA. Included with the material on DEC's Westminster facility are correspondence and clippings regarding a woman's community-organizing around her son being racially discriminated against within the Gardner, Massachusetts school system. Sheryl Gaston and her acquaintances at DEC used DECnet and DEC's internal electronic mail systems to organize a demonstration at her son's school, with many DEC employees in attendance.

Category

Memoranda; Correspondence; Article; Press release; Notebooks; Newsletter; Snapshots; Publicity photographs; Contact print

Collection Title

Digital Equipment Corporation records

Series Title

Public Relations department records: Central files: Site affairs

Credit

Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

Lot Number

X2675.2004