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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.

Scope:

 

Notes:Accession number 1992.0098
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Letter from John R. Coulter of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Jay C. Perry, McDonnel Douglas Corporation, Missile and Space Systems Divisions of Santa Monica, California, submitting copies of newspaper clippings recording section activities, November 25, 1968.Letter030816
Procedures for Section Activities, Parts II, VII, VIII, and X, of the American Society for Quality Control, 1963.Document030817
Cover page for Policies and Procedures Manual of the American Society for Quality Control, December 12, 1967.Document030818
Line graph showing Meeting Attendance for the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, September 1965-May 1967.Document030819
Minutes of Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control Executive Meeting with discussion of programs for 1968-69, submitted by J.B. Kessing, secretary, September 5, 1968.Document030901
Letter from J.C. Perry to John R. Coulter informing him of Perry's relocation to McDonnell Douglas in Huntington Beach, California, with attached newspaper clippings, January 6, 1969.Document030902
Policies and Procedures Manual from the American Society for Quality Control, February 14, 1969.Document030903
Policies and Procedures Manual from the American Society for Quality Control, May 3, 1969.Document030904
Policies and Procedures Manual from the American Society for Quality Control, May 3, 1969.Document030905
"Manual for Examining Committees" from the American Society for Quality Control, May 5, 1969.Document030906
Letter from J.B. Kessing, Program Chairman of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Ray Tillman of Mercury Aircraft requesting arrangements for a program and tour of Mercury Aircraft, May 7, 1969.Letter030907
Letter from J.B. Kessing, Program Chairman for the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Ray Tillman of the Mercury Aircraft Corporation of Hammondsport, New York asking to arrange a program at the Mercury Aircraft Corporation, May 7, 1969.Letter030907
Letter from J.B. Kessing, Program Chairman of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Robert L. Dixon of Sylvania Electric Products in Towanda, Pennsylvania, requesting arrangements for a program to be held at Sylvania, May 7, 1969.Letter030908
Policies and Procedures Manual from the American Society for Quality Control, May 7, 1969.Document030909
Announcement of May, 17, 1969 Meeting of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to be held at the Corning Country Club featuring Dr. Michael Beers of Corning Glass Works, May 1969.Document030910
"Quality Progress" Memorandum address to Section and Division Chairment from J.B. VanCronkhite, with Subject of "Reporting Format", June 6, 1969.Memorandum030911
Minutes of Meeting of Officers of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, with Martin Conjura, James Kessing, John O'Dell, Robert Faulkner and Gene Tunney in attendance, submitted by Section Secretary Gene Tunney, August 21, 1969.Document030918
Policies and Procedures Manual of the American Society for Quality Control, August 22, 1969.Document030919
"Operational Milestones" for 1969-1970 addressed to "All Concerned" from Robert W. Shearman, Adminstrative Secretary of the American Society for Quality Control, September 22, 1969.Document030920
Letter from J.B. Kessing, Program Chairman for the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to Joseph Meade, Jr., President of the Mercury Aircraft Corporation in Hammondsport, New York thanking him for the October tour of the plant, October 15, 1969.Letter030921
Memo from Don Van Loon, Secretary of the Steuben Area Chapter of the New York State Society part of the National Society of Professional Engineers, to "Chairmen of the Area Technical Societies" announcing a joint meeting to be held on December 5, 1969 at Pierce's Restaurant in Elmira Heights, New York, November 5, 1969.Memorandum030922
Notice of Regular Meeting to be held on November 17, 1969 at the Lodge-on-the-Green Restaurant in Painted Post, New York, undated.Document030923
Memo from Guy A. Goethner, Chairman of the Saddoris Award Committee to "Section Chairmen" requesting each section review the computer printout of section scores, November 20, 1969.Memorandum030924
Notice of "Ladies Day" Meeting of the Corning-Elmira Section of the American Society for Quality Control, to be held on Saturday, October 11, 1969 at the Mercury Aircraft Company in Hammondsport, New York, undated.Document030925
Covering Memo from Robert W. Shearman, Administrative Secretary of the American Society for Quality Control, to "Committee Chairmen, Division Chairmen, Section Chairmen, Past Presidents" enclosing new policies, November 13, 1969.Memorandum030926
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