Birkenstock, James W. (James Warren), 1912-

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International Business Machines executive.

From the description of Oral history interview with James W. Birkenstock, 1980 Aug. 12. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63276348

James W. Birkenstock joined International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) as a salesman in 1935. He was appointed as a Corporate Vice President in 1958 and elected director of IBM World Trade Corporation in 1966. During his tenure at IBM, Birkenstock was involved with the interaction between IBM and British Tabulating Machine Company (BTM).

From the description of James W. Birkenstock collection of IBM records and British Tabulating Machine Company histories circa 1950-1958. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 301480872

From the guide to the James W. Birkenstock collection of IBM records and British Tabulating Machine Company histories, circa 1950-1958, (University of Minnesota Libraries. Charles Babbage Institute. [cbi])

James W. Birkenstock, a senior executive at International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), was involved with the interaction between IBM and British Tabulating Machine Company (BTM).

From the description of International Business Machines Corporation records and British Tabulating Machine Company histories, ca. 1950-1958. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 62404281

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associatedWith British Tabulating Machine Company corporateBody
associatedWith International Business Machines Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith International Business Machines Corporation. Technical History Project. corporateBody
associatedWith Norris, William C., 1911-2006, person
associatedWith Sperry Rand Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith Stuewer, Roger H. person
associatedWith Tomash, Erwin, person
associatedWith Watson, Thomas J., 1914-1993, person
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Great Britain
United States
Great Britain
United States
United States
Japan
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Magnetic tapes
IBM 702 (Computer)
IBM 701 (Computer)
SAGE (Air defense system)
Computer industry--History
Magnetic cores
Accounting machines
Patent suits
Accounting machine industry--Great Britain
Accounting machine industry--United States
Accounting machine industry
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Birth 1912-05-07

Death 2005-05-12

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