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Polaroid Corporation records held by the Polaroid Bankruptcy Estate

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1951-2005 P762
Content Description: This collection contains records of the Polaroid Corporation that were in the possession of the Polaroid Bankruptcy Estate after the 2008 bankruptcy. The records include Board of Directors agendas and minutes, shareholder meeting records, legal records, and patents. The Board of Directors records date from the early 1950s to 2005 and include high level decision making that affected the direction of the company. The majority of the records were kept by Polaroid Counsel and...

Polaroid Corporation records, series I: administrative records

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 I
Overview:

This series of the Polaroid Corporation records contains the company's administrative records, circa 1930 to 2005. Included are corporate governance and leadership records, 1953-1995; public relations and communications records, 1937-2005; human resources and personnel management records, 1940-1996; facilities management records, 1951-1991; and financial records, 1938-2001.

Polaroid Corporation records, series II: legal and patent records

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 II
Overview:

This series of the Polaroid Corporation records contains the Polaroid legal and patent records. Included in this series are patent application files, legal office administrative files, patents, material gathered for legal trials, and records relating to the landmark patent infringement lawsuit, Polaroid vs. Kodak.

Polaroid Corporation records, series III: research and development records

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 III
Overview:

This series of the Polaroid Corporation records contains the research and development files, circa 1905 to 2000. Included are records of Polaroid scientists that document the development of products including goggles, polarizers, vectographs, three dimensional movies and the creation, development and perfection of instant black and white and color photography.

Polaroid Corporation records, series IX: corporate archives records

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 IX
Overview:

This series contains records kept by the Polaroid Corporation archivist and curator related to photography and art collections, photographs and the day to day operations of the Polaroid Corporate Archives.

Polaroid Corporation records, series X: Polaroid photograph and visual materials collection

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 X
Overview:

The collection documents the progression of the photographic processes and film research and development efforts of the Polaroid Corporation beginning in the late 1930s and ending in the 1980s.

Polaroid Corporation research laboratory notebooks

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1951-2002 P762
Scope and Contents: The collection consists of Polaroid Corporation research laboratory notebooks created as part of routine research and development activities, circa 1950s-2002. The notebooks contain detailed historical laboratory records created by Polaroid image scientists, organic chemists, polymer chemists, and physicists in the photometric laboratory in the research and development department. The scientists developed and invented Polaroid products, as well as conducted research on a variety of optical,...

Polaroid Corporation records, series V: records related to Edwin H. Land

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 V
Overview:

This series of the Polaroid Corporation records contains records related to Polaroid co-founder and chairman Edwin H. Land. Included in this series are articles and presentations by Land, published biographical works about Land, and photographs taken by Land and featuring Land as the subject.

Polaroid Corporation records, series VI: audiovisual collection

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 VI
Overview:

The Polaroid Corporation audiovisual collection contains over 5000 items of audio, video and film in a wide variety of formats.

Polaroid Corporation records, series VII: records related to Meroë Morse

Collection Identifier: Mss:658 1905-2005 P762 VII
Overview:

This series of the Polaroid Corporation records contains records related to Polaroid scientist Meroë Morse. It includes administrative records, research and development records, and photographs. Morse was one of the first women scientists to work at Polaroid.