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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 M2003 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0307
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2004 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0308
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2005 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0309
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2006 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0310
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2007 "A" quart, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0311
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2008 "A" quart milk bottle, October 6, 1950. DrawingA0312
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2009 Square quart milk bottle, June 22, 1947. DrawingA0313
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2010 Square quart milk bottle, January 31, 1950. DrawingA0314
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2011 "AS" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0315
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2012 "AS" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0316
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2013 "AS" quart milk bottle, March 6, 1950. DrawingA0317
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2014 "A" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0318
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2016 "AS" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0319
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2046 square 10-oz milk bottle, April 1, 1949. DrawingA0320
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2067 T-square squat 1/3 quart milk bottle, April 25, 1949. DrawingA0321
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2090 T-square 1/2 pint milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0322
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2101 "B" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0323
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2102 "B" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0324
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2107 T-square quart, June 12, 1955. DrawingA0325
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2109 milk bottle for Bireley's Inc., September 26, 1938. DrawingA0326
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2127 T-square 10-oz. milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0327
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2137 Square quart milk bottle, March 23, 1949. DrawingA0328
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2178 T-square third quart milk bottle, September 21, 1949. DrawingA0329
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2705 square cop cream top milk bottle, December 10, 1948. DrawingA0401
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2706 baby face square cream top milk bottle, December 15, 1948. DrawingA0402
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