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Collection TitleCL 32 Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByRachel Dworkin
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by John L. Korydyll in 1987. 
Historical:The Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company (1905-1985) manufactured milk bottles and other food containers. It had plants located in Kane, Pennsylvania; Streator, Illinois; Elmira, New York; Wharton, New Jersey; Tampa, Florida; Lawrenceburg, Indiana; Toledo, Ohio; and Saugus, California. In 1966, it became a division of Rexall Drug and Chemical Company, later called Dart Industries, Inc. In 1985, Thatcher was sold to Diamond-Bathurst. The company went bankrupt in 1987.
Scope:

The Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Collection contains bottle design material, 1940s-1960s; advertising and promotional materials, 1930s-70s; newsletters, 1920s & 1940s; minutes of the Board of Directors, 1900s-1920s; financial reports, 1970s; annual reports, 1940s-60s; administrative records, 1970s; material related to anti-recycling lobbying, 1970s; James Arrandale papers regarding company history, 1970s; and company histories.

Extent5 linear feet
Date Span1905-1979
Abstract

This collection contains papers from the Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company including bottle designs, administrative records, newsletters, promotional materials, and company histories.  



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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M4503 750 gramos milk bottle, August 12, 1949. DrawingA0824
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model 750 gramos milk bottle, April 21, 1949. DrawingA0825
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M4504 956 gramos milk bottle, August 10, 1949. DrawingA0826
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M4505 236 gramos milk bottle, October 25, 1950. DrawingA0827
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model #2696 Kinsey Whiskey bottle, October 1, 1949. DrawingA0828
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s Seagram Standard Spotting Bar, 1952. DrawingA0829
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M839 rect. 1/2 gallon milk bottle, June 6, 1961. DrawingA0901
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M840 TMC grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, May 5, 1962. DrawingA0902
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M841 sq. 1/2 gallon milk bottle for Farmer's Dairy Corp., June 6, 1961. DrawingA0903
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M842 TMC grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, September 27, 1963. DrawingA0904
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M843 sq. 1/2 gallon milk bottle, September 19, 1961. DrawingA0905
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M844 T-square 1/2 pt. milk bottle, December 7, 1961. DrawingA0906
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M845 "B" 1/2 pint milk bottle, October 16, 1961. DrawingA0907
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M850 Thatcher grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, November 9, 1961. DrawingA0908
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M851 NU grip quart milk bottle, November 29, 1961. DrawingA0909
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M852 1/2 gallon milk bottle for Arlo, July 10, 1962. DrawingA0910
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M853 Thatcher grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle for Inglewood Farms, May 9, 1962. DrawingA0911
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M853 1/2 gallon TMC grip milk bottle for Carnation, March 22, 1962. DrawingA0912
Technical drawing and design specs for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M853 TMC grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, June 22, 1962. DrawingA0913
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M855 square cream bulb milk bottle, May 29, 1962. DrawingB0101
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M856 TMC grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, October 4, 1965.DrawingB0102
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M857 TMC grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, May 24, 1965. DrawingB0103
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M858 1/2 pint TR milk bottle for Goodrich Dairy, May 17, 1962. DrawingB0104
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M861 TMC grip 1/2 gallon milk bottle, July 5, 1962. DrawingB0105
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M862 1/2 gallon TMC grip milk bottle for Arden Farms, July 3, 1962. DrawingB0106
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