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Collection TitleCL 22 American Society for Quality Control RecordsCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByDebra Maloney
Date Completed:March 2009
Provenance:

The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by Flora Newton in 1992.

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Historical:

American Society for Quality Control - The American Society for Quality Control, Inc. was created in 1946 to engage in the management, engineering, and scientific aspects of quality and reliability.  Its national headquarters were located at 161 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  The Corning-Elmira Section was chartered in 1955 to serve the Twin Tiers area of southern New York and northern Pennsylvania.  Members worked as engineers, statisticians, and technicians in industries such as electronics, glass, equipment and aircraft manufacturing, food production and construction.

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Notes:Accession number 1992.0098
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Letter to Jean Truetnner, Membership and Services Manager of the American Society for Quality Control from John J. O'Dell, Chairman of Section 0202 (Corning-Elmira Section) advising her of the section's intent to compete for the highest renewal of Membership award, August 27, 1971.Letter030506
Commemorative Booklet of information about Sylvania in Towanda, celebrating its 25th Anniversary, 1966.Booklet030601
Open Hourse Issue for Towanda Sylvania, October 1967.Newsletter030602
Sylvania Electric Products, Inc/Chemical and Mettallurgical Division, Towanda, Pennsylvania, October 1967.Booklet030603
Computer printout of Corning-Elmira section of the American Society for Quality Control showing membership, undated.Document0307
Letter from M.F. Wilson, President of the State University of Iowa Section of the American Society for Quality Control to "Fellow Section Chairman" discussing the revised Quality Control Training Manual, August 8, 1966.Letter030701
Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control 1967-68 Plans with three categories of theme, objectives and budget from E.L. Dana, Chairman, 1967,Document030702
Spreadsheet of 1967-1968 Saddoris Award Competition for Region #2 of the American Society for Quality Control, April 1, 1967.Document030703
Letter from Daniel H. Pearl of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control to Professor Albert Rickmers of the Rochester Institute of Technology discussing the topic for the September meeting, May 15, 1967.Letter030704
Letter from Donald D. Smith to Al Bennett, Quality Control Manager of the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. of Horseheads trying to arrange a tour by of the A & P Plant in Horseheads by the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, July 13, 1967.Letter030705
Letter from A.W. Bennett of the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co., Ann Page Division in Horseheads, to Donald D. Smith refusing to set up a firm date for a tour of the plant, July 21, 1967.Letter030706
Letters from members of Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control requesting guest speakers for 1967-1968 programs, June-July 1967.Letter030707
Letter from R.P. Thayer, Publicity Chairman of the 19th Annual Rutgers Conference from the Metropolitan Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Mary McFarland thanking her for distributing the brochures for the annual conference, July 20, 1967. Letter030708
"ASQC Operational Milestones" informational packet, 1967-1968.Document030709
Memo from Jean Truettner of the American Society for Quality Control to 1967-68 Section Secretaries and Section treasurers enclosing July 1967 computer printouts, August 10, 1967.Memo030710
Memo from Jean Truettner, Office Manager for the American Society for Quality Control, to 1967-68 Section Secretaries enclosing Unpaid Membership Lists, August 15, 1967.030711
Letter from Donald H. Pearl of the Program Committee of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Professor Albert Rickmers of the Rochester Institute of Technology confirming Rickmers' speech to the September 19th meeting, August 24, 1967.Letter030712
Letter from Roger F. Faught of Thatcher Glass to Donald Smith complimenting Mr. Smith on preparing programs for 1967-1968, August 30, 1967.Letter030713
ASQC Weathervane, the Regional Directors' Bulletin to Section Officers reviewing organization and procedures, September 5, 1967.Document030714
Minutes of September 19, 1967 Executive Committee Meeting of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, September 24, 1967. Document030715
Appendix A of the report from the United States National Committee of the International Electrotechnical Commission, October 23, 1967.Document030716
Letter from Edward L. Dana, Chairman of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to REgion 2 Section Chairman Lawrence Scimone requesting to be put on the section's mailing list, December 20, 1967.Letter030717
Letter from Edmund L. Dana to Lawrence Scimone of Carrier Air Conditioning Co. inviting Scimone to attend Section meeting on March 19, 1968, February 21, 1968.Letter030718
Letter to Mary McFarland from Robert J. O'Brien of the Buffalo section of the American Society for Quality Control asking her to distribute mailings, March 1, 1968. Letter030719
Letter from Mary F. McFarland, Secretary of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, agreeing to distribute publicity for the Buffalo section's May 4th seminary, March 6, 1968.Letter030720
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