All results for William Seward Burroughs in All Collections

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MyHeritage Family Trees
Family tree (132553) in Family site (BackupMyTree), managed by Edward Schilling
Birth:Day Month 1914 - Place
Death:Day Month 1997 - Place
Parents:<Private> Burroughs, Mother's name
Brother:Name of brother
Partner:Name of spouse
Partner:Name of spouse
MyHeritage Family Trees
Burroughs Family Tree in Burroughs Web Site, managed by CIB
Birth:Day Month 1880 - Place
Death:1917
Parents:Names of both parents
Siblings:Morgan James Burroughs and name of one more sibling
Wife:Name of wife
Children:Caroline Aurora Hemingway (z d. Burroughs) and name of one more child
MyHeritage Family Trees
Norris - 18072010 in Norris Web Site, managed by The Viperr
Birth:Day Month 1914 - Place
Death:Day Month 1997 - Place
Parents:<Private> Burroughs, Mother's name
Brother:Name of brother
Partner:Name of spouse
Partner:Name of spouse
MyHeritage Family Trees
Norris in Norris Web Site, managed by The Viperr
Birth:Day Month 1914 - Place
Death:Day Month 1997 - Place
Parents:<Private> Burroughs, Mother's name
Brother:Name of brother
Partner:Name of spouse
Partner:Name of spouse
MyHeritage Family Trees
AD Family Tree in Norris Web Site, managed by The Viperr
Birth:Day Month 1914 - Place
Death:Day Month 1997 - Place
Parents:<Private> Burroughs, Mother's name
Brother:Name of brother
Partner:Name of spouse
Partner:Name of spouse
Texas Births, 1926 - 1995
Son:Name of child
Birth of son:Day Month 1947 - Place
Wife:Name of spouse
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Text:"... and Listing Machine as we know it to-day. The idea of a commercial machine to add and list figures was original with WilliamSewardBurroughs. The idea occurred to ^Ir. Burroughs when he was a bank clerk..."
Date:1826
Place:Pennsylvania, USA
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Text:"... second place are still carried on all Burpee literature. In 1874 a mad mechanic, WilliamSewardBurroughs, constructed the first working model of an adding machine. Many people scoffed at this crank..."
Date:1928
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Text:"... perpetuated in the title of the company. WilliamSewardBurroughs was the son of a mechanic and was born in Rochester, N. Y., January 28, 1857. While he was still a small lad, his parents moved to Auburn, N. Y..."
Date:Between 1701 and 1922
Place:Michigan, USA
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Text:"...August, 1J24 THE NATIONS BUSINESS 39 hy Burroughs Bui Wben WilliamSewardBurroughs produced the First practical adding machine, he did much toward lifting from the shoulderi of the over worked..."
Date:1924
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Text:"..., the solid base on which the great productive industries rest, the adding, bookkeeping and calculating machinery that has developed from the original invention of WilliamSewardBurroughs is every day a more..."
Date:1919
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Text:"... the very first adding machine, WilliamSewardBurroughs, abandoning ordinary methods, made his drawings on metal plates which could not shrink or stretch the fraction of a hair, drawing his lines..."
Date:1923
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Text:"... show how men have computed columns of flffures through the ages. Describes the Invention of the adding machine by WilliamSewardBurroughs and explains how it operates. 1. Calculating-mnchines- Hist, i..."
Date:Between 1963 and 1967
Publication place:Washington, USA
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Text:".... Accuracy was always doubtfuL Then WilliamSewardBurroughs - a bank bookkeeper -became inspired with the idea that machines could do the work of human brains .... And suddenly in a tiny shop was born..."
Date:1923
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Text:"...] William O. Rogers. 310 p. illus. © Pitman Pub. Corp., New York; 140ct49; A3 76 15. COLEMAN, JOHN STRIDER. The business machine, with mention of WilliamSewardBurroughs, Joseph Boyer, and others, since 1880..."
Date:1949
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Text:".... Detroit, Mich., Burroughs adding machine company, 1915. 31 p. LC. 506. [ ]. WilliamSewardBurroughs,. his life and mission. Detroit, 1905. 19 p. B. 507. [Burt, Hiram A.]. Marquette Mackinac railroad. Some..."
Date:1921
Place:Michigan, USA