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Guide to the Peter N. Schink papers
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Provenance
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Arrangement
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Guide to the Peter N. Schink papers
    Dates: 1961-1996
    Bulk Dates: 1961-1975
    Collection number: X4423.2008
    Creator: Schink, Peter N.
    Collection Size: 1.5 linear feet 1 record box and 1 half manuscript box
    Repository: Computer History Museum
    Mountain View, CA 94043
    Abstract: The Peter N. Schink papers contain the professional papers of Schink, a salesman and manufacturer's representative in the semiconductor industry.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    The Computer History Museum can only claim physical ownership of the collection. Users are responsible for satisfying any claims of the copyright holder. Permission to copy or publish any portion of the Computer History Museum's collection must be given by the Computer History Museum.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of Item], [Date], Guide to the Peter N. Schink papers, Lot X4423.2008, Box[#], Folder[#], Computer History Museum, Mountain View, California.


    The Peter N. Schink papers were donated to the Computer History Museum in January of 2008 by Janis C. Denison, widow of Peter N. Schink. Schink acquired the papers during his thirty years working in the semiconductor industry. Denison was in possession of the papers from the time of Schink's death in 1993 until their donation.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The Peter N. Schink papers contain Schink's professional papers related to sales and consulting in the semiconductor industry in California. The records span 1961 through 1996 with the bulk of the collection being from 1961 through 1975. The collection contains technical papers, reports and notes related to "micrologic" and product specifications, memoranda, weekly sales reports, market analysis, company profiles, symposium proceedings, integrated circuit course books, databooks, catalogs and business plans.


    The collection is arranged in 2 series:
    • Series 1: Background material
    • Series 2: Printed

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Schink, Peter N.
    Integrated circuits
    Semiconductor industry