The Alan Conway Ashton papers consist of a draft of his University of Utah dissertation Electronics, music and computers, instructional materials including tests, lecture notes, and assignment sheets for various courses in computer science. Ashton created the WordPerfect word processing software.
The Elliott Irving Organick papers (1941-1986) contain information gathered for research on the Ada to Silicon project. Also included are class materials, correspondence, conference and symposium papers, graduate student records, manuals, reviews of papers, proposals, grants, research papers, reports, and financial records. Material on the Burroughs Corp., such as correspondence, contracts, lecture material, and other material are included. Religious records and material collected while serving in leadership positions in the Association for Computing Machinery, the Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education, and other professional organizations are included. Elliott Organick was one of the first pioneers in computer science.