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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 M3771 6 3/4 Oz. Florida Shade Orange Juice bottle, May 24, 1949. DrawingA0210
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3772 Borden's Farm milk bottle, August 5, 1941. DrawingA0211
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3773 "EE" 1/2 Pint milk bottle, October 13, 1950. DrawingA0212
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3774 milk bottle for J.H. Brokhoff, Inc., March 30, 1950. DrawingA0213
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3775 Spec. FSQ 1/2 Pint bottle for Kress Dairy, September 30, 1949. DrawingA0214
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3776 One Trip Half Pint milk bottle, November 30, 1949. DrawingA0215
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3777 Cleveland Diamond Stipple juice bottle, March 3, 1950. DrawingA0216
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3800 "B" 1/3 quart milk bottle, October 17, 1950. DrawingA0217
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3801 "B" 1/3 Quart milk bottle, October 17, 1950. DrawingA0218
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3802 New York Style 1/3 quart milk bottle, May 29, 1947. DrawingA0219
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3804 Spec. Bowman Third Quart milk bottle, June 19, 1950. DrawingA0220
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3805 "D" 1/3 Quart milk bottle, October 17, 1950. DrawingA0221
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3806 T-Square 1/3 Quart milk bottle, January 19, 1950. DrawingA0222
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3900 10 Oz. milk bottle, August 24, 1949. DrawingA0223
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3901 10-Oz. milk bottle, October 17, 1950. DrawingA0224
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3902 10-Oz. milk bottle, October 17, 1950. DrawingA0225
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M4000 1/4 Pint milk bottle, October 17, 1950. DrawingA0226
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M4100 Quart Sour Cream jar, October 18, 1950. DrawingA0227
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M4200 Pint Sour Cream jar, October 18, 1950. DrawingA0228
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model 1652 T-Square 1/3 quart milk bottle, November 17, 1948. DrawingA0301
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model 1685 T-Square quart milk bottle, January 24, 1949. DrawingA0302
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model 2107 T-Sq. Quart milk botte, June 2, 1949. DrawingA0303
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s models 1689 and 2253 T-Sq. Quart milk bottles, 1949. DrawingA0304
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2000 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0305
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2001 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950.DrawingA0306
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