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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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Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7344, 562 T-Sq. Quart (Bradley's), July 30, 1954.DrawingP2102
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7437, M-561 Round Half Gallon Milk, with Product Specifications, November 30, 1964.DrawingP2103
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-559, M559 Spawn Bottle, September 28, 1950.DrawingP2104
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2869, M555 "D" 10 0z. Milk, September 27, 1950.DrawingP2105
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7460, 554 Foremost Dairies Square Cream Bulb, September 15, 1954.DrawingP2106
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2872, M552 "L" Quart, September 27, 1950.DrawingP2107
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7250, 549 T-Sq. 10 oz., June 10, 1954.DrawingP2108
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7257, 548 Dodds 1/3 Quart, June 12, 1954.DrawingP2109
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-3279, M544 Sunshine 7 oz. Juice, Octobser 27, 1950.DrawingP2110
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2871, M543 Cream Bulb, September 27, 1950.DrawingP2111
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-535, 535 Sq. Cream Top, June 25, 1948.DrawingP2112
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD, M531 Cleveland Diamond Stipple Juice bottle, May 15, 1954.DrawingP2113
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7559, M583 Rect. Half Gallon for Detroit Creamery Co. (Mich.), November 5, 1954.DrawingP2201
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7551, M-582 Hood Rect. 1/2 Gallon, with memo from Bob Chapman to F. Liston regardomg revised prints, October 22, 1956.DrawingP2202
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7716, M-52 Servall, Inc. 1/2 Gallon, February 2, 1955.DrawingP2203
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7545, 580 "A" Style Quart, October 28, 1954.DrawingP2204
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7533, 577 E-Z Grip Sq. Quart for (Elm-Co Dairy), October 22, 1954.DrawingP2205
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7517, M-576 "B" Shape Pint, October 14, 1954.DrawingP2206
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7518, M575 Round Half Gallon, October 14, 1954.DrawingP2207
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2878, M574 Half GAllon, September 29, 1950.DrawingP2208
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2005, M567 Half Galllon Milk, February 16, 1949.DrawingP2209
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-566, for customer Borden's (Household), Chicago, Ill., September 14, 1942.DrawingP2210
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-3196, M565 Bowman Pint Special, June 20, 1950.DrawingP2211
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-590, 590 T-Sq. Squat 1/3 Quart, July 25, 1946.DrawingP2212
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2875, M587 "EE" 1/2 Pt., September 28, 1950.DrawingP2213
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