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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-2881, 622 "D" Pint, September 29, 1950.DrawingQ0212
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2876, 618 "D" 10 oz. milk, September 28, 1950.DrawingQ0213
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7895, M637 A S Quart with Product Specifications, September 10,1962.DrawingQ0301
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7938, M-38 A S Quart, April 26, 1955.DrawingQ0302
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7999, M-639 Rect. 12 Gal, May 2, 1955.DrawingQ0303
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7962, M-640 E-Z Grip Sq. Quart for (Elm-Co. Dairy), May 6, 1955.DrawingQ0304
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-642, M-642 Square Cream Bulb Quart, June 2, 1950.DrawingQ0305
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-643, M-643 Sq. Quart Cream Top, January 13, 1947.DrawingQ0306
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2884, M648 10 oz. milk, October 2, 1950.DrawingQ0307
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2883, 646 "A" Shape Pint, July 2, 1950.DrawingQ0308
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7996, M-56 Sq. One Trip 1/2 Pint, May 10, 1955.DrawingQ0309
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10062, M657-X Sq. One Trip Pint, December 31, 1957.DrawingQ0310
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7991, M658 Square One Trip Quart, May 1, 1965.DrawingQ0311
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7656, M-659 Sq. 1/2 Gal Milk for Farmers Dairy Coop (N.C.Law), January 4, 1955.DrawingQ0312
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8022, M-661 Rect. 1/2 Gal with Ripple Design, June 1, 1955.DrawingQ0313
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8049, M662 Round Half Gallon, June 8, 1955.DrawingQ0314
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2977, 663 "B" Quart, October 24, 1950.DrawingQ0315
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8089, M665 Rect. Half Gallon Ripple Disign with memo from Bob Chapman to E.D. Runyan regarding duplication dated December 13, 1956. Drawing dated June 28, 1955.DrawingQ0317
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8077, M666 Rect. 1/2 Gal with Ripple Design with Product Specifications October 23, 1963.DrawingQ0318
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8129, 669 Rect. 1/2 Gal Ludwig Milk Co., July 14, 1955.DrawingQ0319
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8136, M670 Square Gal Milk, with Product Specifications February 10, 1964.DrawingQ0320
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7957, M-671 10 oz. Sour Cream, May 5, 1955.DrawingQ0321
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8154, M-677 T-Sq. Quart with Conical Shoulder for Pyro Glazing, August 15, 1955.DrawingQ0322
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8247, M694 No Grip T-Square Quart with Spec. Card Log and Product Specifications December 18, 1969.DrawingQ0401
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8165, M678 Sq. Cream Bulb, July 29, 1955.DrawingQ0402
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