(Classified) Machine Indexing Project

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November 16, 2016
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February 10, 1998
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October 14, 1954
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e MUM 7 DP61 S00750A000100150028-3 14 October 1954 MEMORANDUM FOR THE RECORD 25X1A5a2 SUBJECT: Machine Indexing Project 25X1A5a2 25X1A5a2 25X1A5a2 1. The following persons attend d i 25X1A9 e a meet ng to discuss a 25X1A9a s - project proposal on mechanical indexing: 25X1A9a a and (OC (OSI) and the under- 25X1 A9a signed. 25X1A5a2 25X1A5a2 25X1A5a2 Z--indicated that the was interested in having-initiate a project on abstract- ing and recovery of scientific articles on metallurgy. 3. The project proposed by _ would be a coo ra Live project on which 10 to 12 sponsors, mostly from private in- dustry, would participate. Twelve hundred periodicals would be abstracted. The initial processing would be on metals. Cost would probably run $35, 000 to $50, 000 per year. Abstracts could be provided on microfilm. 4. It was agreed that CIA's interest in the project would be selective as to the materials to be abstracted, general as to the process for abstracting and recovery. 25X1A9a Office of the Special Assistant to the Director for Planning and Coordination CEH: aml (18 October 1954) Distribution. I - CEH I - Chrono - Approved For Releag 25X1A5a2 RDP61 S00750A000100150028-3