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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 of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-4051, M-299 7 oz Florida Shape Juice bottle, October 17, 1957.DrawingP1309
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-4047, 298 3/4 Litre, January 5, 1951.DrawingP1310
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-4019, M-295 Uservo Square 1/2 Pint, May 24, 1965.DrawingP1311
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-4015, 294 T-Square 1/3 Quart, December 4, 1950.DrawingP1312
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-293, M293 T-Square Half Pint, August 20, 1947.DrawingP1313
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-292-A, M292 T-Sq. Squat 10 oz. with Product Specifications, September 9, 1963.DrawingP1314
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-291, M291 T-Square Pint, November 22, 1948.DrawingP1315
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-290, 290 T-Sq. 1/8 Quart, September 17, 1946.DrawingP1316
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-4159, 419 T-Square Pint, June 21, 1951.DrawingP1401
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-417, Green Spot Half Pint Juice, May 22, 1945.DrawingP1402
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-416, Green Spot Quart Juice bottle, May 21, 1945.DrawingP1403
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-413, M-413 T-Square Squat 1/2 Pint with Product Specifications, August 29, 1968.DrawingP1404
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-412, M-412 1/2 Pint milk bottle with Product Specifications, February 10, 1964.DrawingP1405
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2972, M-410 T-Sq. 1/3 Qt., October 23, 1950.DrawingP1406
Product Specification sheet of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co for job no. M-409 T-Sq. Pint, July 23, 1962.DrawingP1407
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-408, T-Square Quart, May 10, 1045.DrawingP1408
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-407, M-407 T-Square Half Gallon, May 14, 1945.DrawingP1409
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-406, Green Spot Pint Juice, May 1, 1945.DrawingP1410
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-3351, 405 720 Gramos (24.34 fl. oz.), April 23, 1951.DrawingP1411
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-403, Borden's Sour Cream Jar, April 24, 1945.DrawingP1412
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-401, Borden's Sour Cream Jar, April 17, 1945.DrawingP1413
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-401, Borden's Sour Cream Jar, with costomer's sample, drawing no. GCD 3370, M400 Pint Dairy Product Cont. for Breakstone Dairy with Product Specifications,February 10, 1964.DrawingP1414
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-328-2, T-Swuare Half Gallon, job no 328, May 17, 1945.DrawingP1415
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-318, 318 T-Square Squat 1/2 Pint, November 21, 1947.DrawingP1416
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-317, T-Square Half Pint, February 25, 1946.DrawingP1417
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