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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
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. technical drawing #50C-261 showing the overcap of a rectal nozzle, May 22, 1964. DrawingB0514
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. technical drawing #50C-262, 33 MM Closure for PC-535, June 1, 1964. DrawingB0601
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. technical drawing #73A-254, Morton MFG Co., April 6, 1964. DrawingB0602
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. technical drawing #73C-258, Glamorene 2'' 22-400 Oven Cleaner Tube, May 15, 1964. DrawingB0603
The Celen Co. technical drawing #P1001, Continental Dist. Co. 28 MM 410 Closure, October 8, 1958. DrawingB0604
The Celon Co. technical drawing #P1005, Schenley Industries Inc. 24 MM A.A. Jigger Cap, October 28, 1958. DrawingB0605
The Celon Co. technical drawing #P1008, Thread Layout & Profile for Celon Standard 28 MM 400 Closure, May 11, 1958. DrawingB0606
The Celon Co. technical drawing #P1009, Seagram & Sons Inc. Calvert Reserve 28 MM 400 Closure, November 6, 1958. DrawingB0607
The Celon Co. technical drawing #P1010, Thread Layout & Profile Celon Standard 28MM 442 Closure, December 2, 1958. DrawingB0608
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1015, Barton Distilling Co. 28-405-2900 Jigger, October 10, 1958. DrawingB0609
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1016, Thread Profile & Layout Celon Standard 28MM 410 Closure, December 2, 1960. DrawingB0610
The Celon Company technical drawing #P1020, Thread Layout & Profile for Celon Stock 24MM Jigger, May 21, 1959. DrawingB0611
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1021, 24 MM Jigger Celon Standard Closure, May 22, 1959. DrawingB0612
The Celon Company technical drawing #P1023 Continentalal Dist. Corporation 28-2900, June 10, 1959. DrawingB0613
The Celon Company technical drawing #P1025, Celon Standard Closure 28-2900, June 25, 1958. DrawingB0614
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1027, American 24-2900 Jigger, April 12, 1960. DrawingB0615
The Celon Company technical drawing #P1029, Hiram Walker & Sons Inc. 28MM 400 Closure, November 27, 1959. DrawingB0616
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1131, Brown Foreman 24-2900. DrawingB0617
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1041 Hiram Walker & Sons Inc. 33MM 400 Closure, Februrary 22, 1960. DrawingB0618
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1047 American Decander 28-405, July 28, 1960. DrawingB0619
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1060 Thread Layout & Profile for 28MM Jigger, October 16, 1961. DrawingB0620
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1067 28-410 Celon Standard Closure, November 3, 1960. DrawingB0621
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1071 Glenmore 24MM Jigger, November 9, 1960. DrawingB0622
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1073 28-442 Celon Standard Closure, November 25, 1960. DrawingB0623
The Celon Company, a division of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Company Inc., technical drawing #P1075 28-400 Celon Standard Closure, November 28, 1960. DrawingB0624
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