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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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Draft of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. educational visit response form, 1978. DocumentJ1605
Elmira College Field Experince Contract for Ronald Atanesian's internship at Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co., 1978. DocumentJ1606
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. training evaluation form, 1978. DocumentJ1607
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, May 1975. RecordsK0100
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, October 1976.RecordsK0200
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, November 1976. RecordsK0300
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, December 1976. RecordsK0400
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, January 1977. RecordsK0500
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, February 1977. RecordsK0600
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, March 1977. RecordsK0700
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, April 1977. RecordsK0800
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, May 1977.RecordsK0900
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, June 1977. RecordsK1000
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, July 1977. RecordsK1100
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, August 1977. RecordsK1200
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, September 1977. RecordsK1300
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, October 1977. RecordsK1400
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, November 1977.RecordsK1500
Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. Detailed Epense Report for the Selling, Administrative and Service Departments, December 1977.RecordsK1600
Employee Economic Information Program: A Procedures Guide, 1977. BookletL0101
Employee Economic Information: Preliminary Energy Package. DocumentL0102
Voter Alert, 1978. BookletL0200
Thatcher Vacuum Fastpak...the fastest and most effective Mechanical Vacuum Packing Machine ever built for glass containers. BookletL0400
Letter from C.J. Milliken of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co. to Tom Byrne, Chemung County Historian, regarding Thatcher history, May 9, 1975. LetterL0601
Speech given by F.B. Pollock, President of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co., before the New York Society of Security Analysts, April 22, 1964. (2 cipies)ManuscriptL0602
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