Guide to the Apple Computer, Inc. Ephemera collection, 1978 - 1998

Processed by Steven Mandeville-Gamble.
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Stanford University Libraries
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Guide to the Apple Computer, Inc. Ephemera collection, 1978 - 1998

Collection number: M0825

Department of Special Collections and University Archives

Stanford University Libraries

Stanford, California

Contact Information

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Green Library
  • Stanford University Libraries
  • Stanford, CA 94305-6004
  • Phone: (650) 725-1022
  • Email: speccoll@sulmail.stanford.edu
  • URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/
Processed by:
Steven Mandeville-Gamble
Date Completed:
2002 June 26
Encoded by:
Steven Mandeville-Gamble
© 2002 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Apple Computer, Inc. ephemera collection,
Date (inclusive): 1978 - 1998
Collection number: M0825
Creator: Apple Computer, Inc.
Extent: 9 linear ft.
Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
Abstract: This collection contains annual reports, internal communications, corporate communications, engineering reports, manuals, product information files, catalogs, price lists, Apple publications, human resource information, conference and workshop information, software, hardware, and corporate memorabilia.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

There are no restrictions on access.

Publication Rights

Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

Apple Computer, Inc. Ephemera collection. M0825. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Henry Lowood, 1995-1997, and Wynne Dobyns, 1995-2002.

Provenance

Some of the materials in this artificial collection were transferred from M0443, the Silicon Valley Ephemera Collection, to create an Apple Computer-specific collection and integrated into a previously-existing artificial collection of Apple Computer materials.

Biography

Apple Computer, Inc. was incorporated on January 3, 1977. Apple Computer, Inc., ignited the personal computer revolution in the 1970s with the Apple II, and reinvented the personal computer in the 1980s with the Macintosh, of which it had sold more 30 million systems as of the end of 1998. Apple's original mission as articulated by its co-founder Steven Jobs was to bring the best personal computing products and support to students, educators, designers, scientists, engineers, business persons and consumers in over 140 countries around the world. In 1998, Apple Computer, Inc. maintained Research & Development sites in Cork, Ireland; Cupertino, California; Tokyo, Japan; and Zhuhai, China. Apple owned manufacturing facilities in the United States, Ireland, and Singapore. Distribution facilities are located in the United States, Europe, Canada, Australia, Singapore, and Japan.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

Contains annual reports, internal communications, corporate communications, engineering reports, manuals, product information files, catalogs, price lists, Apple publications, human resource information, conference and workshop information, software, hardware, and corporate memorabilia.

Access Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Corporate culture.
Science--History.

Related Collections

Creator:
Apple Computer, Inc.
Title: Records
Identifier/Call Number: M1007
An online guide to the Apple Computer, Inc. Records is available as an XML document at: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/xml/m1007.xml  and as an HTML document at: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/dynaweb/ead/stanford/mss/m1007/ 
Title: Silicon Valley Ephemera Collection
Identifier/Call Number: M0443
An online guide to the Silicon Valley Ephemera Collection is available as an XML document at: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/xml/m0443.xml  and as an HTML document at: http://www.oac.cdlib.org/dynaweb/ead/stanford/mss/m0443/ 

Collection Contents

 

Series 1. Corporate Communications

Box 1, Folder 1

Annual report, 1983

Box 1, Folder 2

Annual report, 1987

Box 1, Folder 3

Annual report, 1988

Box 1, Folder 4

Annual report, 1993

Box 1, Folder 5

Annual report, 1994

Box 1, Folder 6

Annual report, 1995

Box 1, Folder 7

Annual report, 1996

Box 1, Folder 8

Annual shareholders meeting materials, 1996

Box 1, Folder 9

Annual shareholders meeting materials, 1997

Box 1, Folder 10

Apple Computer logo, signature, and typeface standards

Box 1, Folder 11

Apple facts, 1994 - 1995

Box 1, Folder 12

Apple facts, 1996

Box 1, Folder 13

Apple Teaching Fellows directory, 1991

Box 1, Folder 14

Apple Technical web sites

Box 1, Folder 15

At the crossroads : a strategic framework for a renewed Apple / Dr. Gil Amelio. -- 1996 May

Box 1, Folder 16

Authorized dealers

Box 1, Folder 17

Building the future of learning technologies

Box 1, Folder 18

Go figure : a quick look at some important facts, 1996 - 1997

Box 2, Folder 1

Living in the world we've changed

Box 2, Folder 2

Macintosh operating system strategy

Box 2, Folder 3

Marketing flyers

Box 2, Folder 4

Masters of Media program

Box 2, Folder 5

Product registration

Box 2, Folder 6

Rebates

Box 2, Folder 7

Sharing our two most valuable resources

Box 2, Folder 8

Year 200 readiness disclosure statement

Flat Box 15

Apple put their brightest engineers....Advertising supplement to the Wall Street Journal25 Feb. 1993

Flat Box 15

Dear Apple Customers, I would like to....The Wall Street Journal17 April 1997

Flat Box 15

Dream Big: The big paper about ideas, college, and Macintosh.

Flat Box 15

only apple, San Jose Mercury News10 April 1997

Flat Box 15

Vous voulez un Macintosh ou un simple ordinateur?

Flat Box 15

What would you think of a computer....Advertising supplement to the Wall Street Journal

Physical Description: 2 items
 

Series 2. Apple Developer Group

Box 2, Folder 9

Apple Developer University

Box 2, Folder 10

Macintosh development

 

Series 3. Product Information

Box 2, Folder 11

Airport

Box 2, Folder 12

Apple, general

Box 2, Folder 13

Apple II

Box 2, Folder 14

Apple II communications interface card

Box 2, Folder 15

Apple II parallel printer interface card

Box 2, Folder 16

Apple IIe

Box 2, Folder 17

AppleTalk

Box 2, Folder 18

CD-ROM drive

Box 2, Folder 19

Disk II

Box 2, Folder 20

Displays

Box 2, Folder 21

eWorld

Box 2, Folder 22

Fire Wire

Box 2, Folder 23

iBook

Box 2, Folder 24

iMac

Box 2, Folder 25

Lisa

Box 2, Folder 26

Mac OS 8.5

Box 2, Folder 27

Macintosh

Box 2, Folder 28

Macintosh IIfx

Box 2, Folder 29

Macintosh IIx press kit

Box 2, Folder 30

Macintosh SE

Box 2, Folder 31

Macintosh software

Box 2, Folder 32

Newton

Box 2, Folder 33

PhotoFlash

Box 2, Folder 34

Power Book G3

Box 2, Folder 35

Power Macintosh

Box 2, Folder 36

Power Mac G3

Box 2, Folder 37

Power Mac G4

Box 2, Folder 38

Power PC

Box 3, Folder 1

Power School

Box 3, Folder 2

Print Shop

Box 3, Folder 3

QuickTime Media Layer

Box 3, Folder 4

System 7 Pro

Box 3, Folder 5

Workgroup servers

Box 3, Folder 6

Third party : Adobe

Box 3, Folder 7

Third party : MicroRain

Box 3, Folder 8

Third party : Mountain Hardware

Box 3, Folder 9

Third party : Warp Nine

 

Series 4. Catalogs and price lists

Box 3, Folder 10

Apple gift catalog

Box 3, Folder 11

Starting line : Apple Marketing communications catalog, 1987 Mar.

Box 3, Folder 12

Suggested retail price list, 1978 - 1979

 

Series 5. Manuals

 

Box 3, Folder 13

Apple II 80-column text card manual : for IIe only

Box 3, Folder 14

Apple II Extended 80-column text card manual : for IIe only

Box 3, Folder 15

Apple II Apple 6502 assembler / editor

Box 3, Folder 16

Apple II Apple Fortran language reference manual

Box 3, Folder 17

Apple II Apple how to!

Box 3, Folder 18

Apple II Apple II business graphics

Box 3, Folder 19

Apple II Apple II monitor peeled

Box 3, Folder 20

Apple II Apple Pascal language reference manual

Box 4, Folder 1

Apple II Apple Pascal update

Box 4, Folder 2

Apple II addendum to the Apple Pascal language reference manual

Scope and Content Note

Note: in same folder as related operating system reference manual
Box 4, Folder 2

Apple II addendum to the Apple Pascal operating system reference manual

Scope and Content Note

Note: in same folder as related language reference manual
Box 4, Folder 3

Apple II Apple SuperPILOT editor's manual

Box 4, Folder 4

Apple II Apple SuperPILOT language reference manual

Box 4, Folder 5

Apple II Applesoft tool kit

Box 4, Folder 6

Apple II Appleworks tutorial

Box 4, Folder 7

Apple II Backup II

Box 4, Folder 8

Apple II Cable and connectors guide

Box 4, Folder 9

Apple II The DOS manual

Box 4, Folder 10

Apple II DOS programmer's manual : for II, II+, IIe

Box 5, Folder 1

Apple II ICE user manual for Apple II and III

Box 5, Folder 2

Apple II IEEE-488 interface user's guide

Box 5, Folder 3

Apple II Pascal ProFile manager manual : for II, II+, IIe

Box 5, Folder 4

Apple II ProDOS user's manual

Box 5, Folder 5

Apple II Quick File II .. an introduction

Box 5, Folder 6

Apple II Quickfile II : for IIe only, Pascal 1.1 based

Box 5, Folder 7

Apple II reference manual, 1978 Jan.

Box 5, Folder 8

Apple II WPL manual : for IIe only, DOS 3.3 based

Box 6, Folder 1

Apple IIe design guidelines

Box 6, Folder 2

Apple IIe Guide to the new features

Box 6, Folder 3

Apple IIe owner's manual, 1982

Box 6, Folder 4

Apple II Parallel printer interface card

Box 6, Folder 5

Apple II serial interface card installation and operation manual

Box 6, Folder 6

Revised Apple IIe technical reference manual: final draft/ Steven Ford High (1 of 2), May 1986

Box 6, Folder 7

Revised Apple IIe technical reference manual: final draft/ Steven Ford High (2 of 2), May 1986

Box 6, Folder 8

Apple III CP/M Reference Manual

Box 6, Folder 9

Apple III daisy wheel printer user's manual. Part II: guide to Apple III

Box 6, Folder 10

Apple III Microsoft BASIC reference manual

Box 6, Folder 11

Apple III OEM prototyping card

Box 6, Folder 12

Apple III Pascal introduction, filer, and editor, 1981

Box 6, Folder 13

Apple III Pascal Numerics Manual: a guide to using the Apple III Pascal SANE and Elems units

Box 7, Folder 1

Apple III Pascal program preparation tools

Box 7, Folder 2

Apple III Pascal program preparation tools errata

Box 7, Folder 3

Apple III Pascal Programmer's Manual, vol. 1

Box 7, Folder 4

Apple III Pascal Programmer's manual, vol. 2

Box 7, Folder 5

Apple III Pascal technical reference manual

Box 7, Folder 6

Apple III Pascal technical reference manual: supplement

Box 7, Folder 7

Apple III Profile owner's manual

Box 7, Folder 8

Apple III serial card III

Box 7, Folder 9

Apple III Soft Card III installation and operation manual, 1982

Box 7, Folder 10

Apple III SOS device driver writer's guide

Box 7, Folder 11

Dylan: an object-oriented dynamic language/ Apple Computer Eastern Research and Technology

Box 8, Folder 1

Macintosh Plus

Box 8, Folder 2

Macintosh Manual

Box 8, Folder 3

Apple Macintosh User's handbook

Box 8, Folder 4

Macintosh SE: [manual], 1987

Box 8, Folder 5

Macintosh SE/30. Special features of your Macintosh SE/30, 1990

Box 8, Folder 6

Novations Modems

 

Series 6. Publications

Box 9

Apple Library Users Group Newsletter: vol. 2 no. 2-4; vol. 3 no. 1-2, 4; vol. 4 no. 1-4; vol. 5 no. 1-3; vol. 6 no. 1-4; vol. 7 no. 1-3May 1984 - July 1989

Physical Description: 20 newsletters
Box 10

Apple Library Users Group Newsletter: vol. 7 no. 4; vol. 8 no. 1-2October 1989 - April 1990

Physical Description: 3 newsletters
Box 11, Folder 1

5-Star News, 1994 Sept. - Dec.

Box 11, Folder 2

5-Star News, 1995 Jan. - June

Box 11, Folder 3

5-Star News, 1995 July - Dec.

Box 11, Folder 4

5-Star News, 1996 Jan. - Dec./ 1997 Jan

Box 11, Folder 5

Apple Directions, 1997 Jan. - July

Box 11, Folder 6

Apple Education News,

Box 11, Folder 7

Apple: the personal computer magazine and catalog, vol. 1, no. 1-2

Box 11, Folder 8

Contact, 1978

Box 11, Folder 9

Contact 5

Box 11, Folder 10

Inside Apple, vol. 2, no. 2

Box 11, Folder 11

Rubin, Charles. The Macintosh Bible "what do I do now?" book

Box 11, Folder 12

Williams, Robin. The Mac in not a typewriter

Box 11, Folder 13

Joint Venture: Silicon Valley, an economy of risk

Flat Box 15

Apple Media Arts SupplementsWinter 1999- Spring 1999

Physical Description: 3 items
Flat Box 15

Apple Media Arts: vol. 1 no. 1-2, vol. 2 no. 1Spring 1998 - Winter 1999

Physical Description: 4 items
Flat Box 15

Apple Outlook1997 Jan, 1997 May

Physical Description: 3 items
Flat Box 15

Apple Product Line1997 Jan, 1997 May

Physical Description: 3 items
 

Series 7. Clippings and articles

Box 11, Folder 14

San Jose Mercury News article re: Heidi Roizen, 1996 Dec. 8

Box 11, Folder 15

San Mateo County Times, Apple turns 20 , faces a tough road ahead/ Catalina Ortiz1996 April

Box 11, Folder 16

Time Magazine, Apple's new core: how Steve Jobs made a sleek machine that could be the home-digital hub of the future/ by Josh Quittner2002 Jan. 14

Flat Box 15

The Lists: The Business Journal Serving San Jose and the Silicon Valley, 1995 Addendum30 Jan. 1995

Flat Box 15

Who's Who in High-Tech: A directory of high-ranking executives in Silicon Valley1995 Feb.

 

Series 8. Apple Library

Box 12, Folder 1

Apple Library brochure

Box 12, Folder 2

Apple Library of Tomorrow proceedings, 1990-1992

 

Series 9. Conferences and workshops

Box 12, Folder 3

Hyperfest

Box 12, Folder 4

Mactivity '961996

Box 12, Folder 5

MacWorld Exposition San Francisco, 1987

Box 12, Folder 6

Troubleshooting and maintaining the Macintosh, 1992

 

Series 10. Staff development, benefits, etc.

Box 12, Folder 7

Apple Health and Fitness

Box 12, Folder 8

Apple Lambda

Box 12, Folder 9

Apple Staff Development, 1998

Box 12, Folder 10

The Company Store

Box 12, Folder 11

Compensation and benefits

Box 12, Folder 12

Learn and Earn Program

Box 12, Folder 13

Take our Daughters to Work Day, 1998

 

Series 11. Photographs

Box 12, Folder 14

Apple Emplyees surrounding Macintosh

 

Series 12. Ephemera

Box 12, Folder 15

eWorld mousepad

Box 12, Folder 16

stickers

Flat Box 15

Why do you suppose those folks in Redmond try so hard to imitate us?

Physical Description: marketing kit
 

Series 13. Computer files

Box 13

Macintosh 68000 Developments System

Physical Description: software box
Box 13, Folder 1

Apple presents...Apple: IIe version

Box 13, Folder 2

Apple IIe business applications simulation

Box 13, Folder 3

Quick File II: program and Quick File II: sample files

Box 13, Folder 4

List of diskettes

Box 13, Folder 5

Examples 5/85

Box 13, Folder 6

eWorld

Box 13, Folder 7

Mac Build Disk 2/85

Box 13, Folder 8

Mac Build Disk 5/85

Box 14, Folder 1

MacStuff 1/85

Box 14, Folder 2

MacStuff 2/85 (copy 1)

Box 14, Folder 3

MacStuff 2/85 (copy 2)

Box 14, Folder 4

MacStuff 5/85 (copy 1)

Box 14, Folder 5

MacStuff 5/85 (copy 2)

Box 14, Folder 6

Mac Supplement 1/85

Box 14, Folder 7

Mac Supplement 2/85 (copy 1)

Box 14, Folder 8

Mac Supplement 2/85 (copy 2)(1-4 of 6)

Box 14, Folder 9

Mac Supplement, n.d.

Box 14, Folder 10

Mac Works, 1985 Jan.

Box 14, Folder 11

Mac Works XL 3.0,1985 May

Box 14, Folder 12

Workshop Supplement, 1985 May

Box 14, Folder 13

Workshop 3.9 update, 1985 May

Box 14, Folder 14

Stepping into the future...Robert's day with the Mac OS

Box 14, Folder 15

The 1997 Apple MacAdvocate CD-ROM