MsC 471

  Manuscript Register

AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR QUALITY CONTROL RECORDS

Collection Dates: 1959 -- 1994
(Bulk Dates: 1960s and 1970s)
5 linear ft.

This document describes a collection of materials held by the
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Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1420
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Posted to Internet: October 2002
Addenda: 1993 2002

Access and Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Photographs: Box 2, Box 6, Oversized Box A, Box 7

Film/Video: Box 9

Electronic material: Computers disks, box 10

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Box List

Box 1


Annual Quality Management Conferences, 1959 -- 1979

Annual Reports, 1962, 1968 -- 1978

Annual Technical Conferences, 1976 -- 1979

Divisional Conference, 1977, 1983

Educational Activities

Career Guidance, 1965 and undated

Certification, 1976 -- 1978

Degree Program: Quality Control Technology, 1967, 1976 -- 1978 and undated

Education and Training Board, 1974 -- 1979

Education Reports, 1966 -- 1967, 1976 -- 1979

Miscellaneous, 1975

National American Society for Quality Control Sponsored Courses, undated

Other Sections, 1970 -- 1974

Pre-Meeting Clinics, 1976 -- 1977

Short Courses, 1964 -- 1966, 1975 -- 1978

Texts, 1965, 1970, 1974, 1976 -- 1978 and undated

Education and Training Board, ETI, 1974 -- 1979

Examining Committee, 1968 -- 1979 and undated

Executive Committee Meeting Minutes

1964 -- 1970

1971 -- 1978

Executive Proclamation. Quality Control Week, 1983 (signed by Governor Terry Branstad and Mary Jane Odell)

Governing Documents, 1959, 1975

Meeting Notices, 1960 -- 1977

Membership by Company, 1962 -- 1976

Box 2

Membership Lists

1962 -- 1967

1973

1978 -- 1979 and undated

Membership Status and Recruitment, 1972 -- 1979

Midwest Conference Board

Conference Brochures, 1973 -- 1977

Representative, 1968 and undated

30th Annual Midwest Conference, 1971 -- 1976

Newsletter

1966 -- 1977

1978 -- 1982

Officers and Committee Chairmen, 1944 -- 1979

Photos, 1982 -- 1984 and undated

President's Night, October 16, 1981

Box 3

Program Schedules, 1955 -- 1978

Publications by Members, 1977 -- 1978

Publicity, 1956 -- 1979

Quality Control Training Manual/Statistical Quality Control Handbook

Copyrights, 1952, 1957, 1965, 1971, 1976 and undated

Financial Transactions, 1958 -- 1965

Publicity, 1956, 1965, 1976

Sales Figures, 1953 -- 1957, 1964 -- 1978

Recognition of Members

Fellows, 1968

Dr. Lloyd Knowler, 1961 -- 1979

National American Society for Quality Control Committee Members, 1976 -- 1979

Saddoris Award Competition

1980 -- 1981

1981 -- 1982

1982 -- 1983

1983 -- 1984

Saddoris Award Program, 1969 -- 1970, 1974 -- 1978

Scrapbooks

1965 -- 1966

1966 -- 1967

1967 -- 1968

Box 4

Scrapbooks (cont.)

1968 -- 1969

1969 -- 1970

1970 -- 1971

1974 -- 1975

1975 -- 1976 (2 folders)

1977 -- 1978 (2 folders)

Box 5

Scrapbooks (cont.)

1978 -- 1979 (2 folders)

1979 -- 1980

Section Formation, 1944 -- 1945

Section Sponsored Awards

Activity Recognition. Award Program, 1970 -- 1971

Inspector of the Year, 1978

Junior Achievement, 1979

Lloyd Knowler Scholarship, 1960 -- 1978

Speaker Arrangement. Correspondence, 1977

Subsections

Burlington, 1966 -- 1970

Central Iowa, 1966 -- 1967

Des Moines, 1966 -- 1967

Weathervane, 1967 -- 1970, 1978 -- 1979

Box 6

Negatives, 1944, 1949, 1962 -- 1979

Photographs

Oversized Box A

Photograph

Scrapbook

1982 -- 1983

1983 -- 1984

35th Anniversary, 1979

1993 Addendum

Box 7

American Society for Quality Control. Conventions, 1949, 1963, 1981 -- 1986

American Society for Quality Control. State University of Iowa Section, Programs, 1946 -- 1959

American Standard Control Chart Method of Controlling Quality During Production

American Standard Guide for Quality Control and American Standard Control Chart Method of Analyzing Data, 1958

Certificates of Accomplishment, 1988 -- 1989

Correspondence, 1947 -- 1950, 1969, 1981 -- 1990. Including a letter from Willard L. Boyd

"An Extension Course in Statistical Quality Control" by A.E.R. Westman

Ford Motor Company and Statistical Process Control, 1982

"Fundamentals of Quality Control" by L.A. Knowler, 1946

"Look Mom -- No Arithmetic. A Graphical Method of Determining the Characteristics of a Frequency Distribution" by Arthur Bender

Management's Viewpoint of Quality Control, 1946

Midwest Quality Control Conferences, 1946 -- 1949, 1975, 1987

"An Outline of Lectures, Demonstrations, Discussions and Laboratory Exercises on Quality Control By Statistical Methods" at the State University of Iowa, November 1945, Prof. Knowler

"An Outline of Lectures, Demonstrations, Discussions and Laboratory Exercises on Quality Control by Statistical Methods. Operations Research: Reliability" at the University of Iowa, 1985, Prof. Knowler

Photographs

Quality Congress. Fortieth Anniversary, May 19 -- 21, 1986

Quality Control and How It Works, 1946

Quality Control by Statistical Methods by Lloyd A. Knowler, et. al., 1969

Box 8

Quality Control by Statistical Methods. An Intensive Training Course. University of Iowa, 1945 -- 1985

Quality Control Training Manual. University of Iowa, 1965. (2 folders)

Research material. Incomplete and untitled articles and research notes

Society for Quality Control, State University of Iowa Group. Correspondence, minutes, constitution, etc., 1944 -- 1949

Statistical Quality Control Handbook

"Teaching Statistical Quality Control for Town and Gown" by E.G. Olds and L.A. Knowler

Total Quality Management Symposium, 1989

Transparencies used for teaching

Two-Day Training Course. Manual -- Chicago Section

1965 -- 1980

Revisions, 1978 -- 1980

Box 9

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Twenty-eighth short course. Quality Control by Statistical Methods, 1975. (2 folders)

Videotape. Local Issues Roundtable: American Society of Quality Control #1303, October 5, 1988

Box 10

Annual report for American Society for Quality Control -- 1986, 1987

Financial Records, 1986 -- 1991. Check records and receipts

Financial Report for fiscal year 1985, 1985 -- 1986

Quality Campaign Advertisement of September 26, 1986

Quality Assurance and Risk Management Booklet

Section Management Program, 1990 -- 1991. Top Achiever Award

Treasurer's computer records, 1985 -- 1987. Computer disks and paper records

Treasurer's Logs

Fiscal Year

1986

1980 -- December 1985

January -- July 1986

1987

May 1986 -- February 1987

March -- June 1987

1988
May 1987 -- March 1988

April -- June 1988

1989

1985 -- September 1988

September 1988 -- January 1989

January -- June 1989

1990

June -- December 1989

December 1989 -- March 1990

March -- June 1990

June 1990


Treasurer's Records

Fiscal Year
1983

1980 -- January 1983

February -- June 1983

1984

1982 -- December 1983

January -- June 1984


1985

1980 -- January 1985

January -- June 1985

Box 11

Treasurer's Records (cont.)

Fiscal Year
1991

1988 -- August 1990

August -- September 1990

September -- November 1990

November 1990 -- January 1991

February -- March 1991

March -- April 1991

April -- June 1991

1992

June -- August 1991

August -- November 1991

November -- December 1991

December 1991 -- February 1992

March -- June 1992

June -- July 1992

2002 Addendum

Press release, concerning a visit to the University of Iowa by Ralph Wareham

 

 

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