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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-8454, M-709 T-Square Quart, December 29, 1955.DrawingQ0511
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8716, M-710 Nu-Grip Cream Bulb, March 15, 1956.DrawingQ0512
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8581, M-712 Richer-Pour Square Cream Bulb, January 31, 1956.DrawingQ0513
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-711, M-711 T-Sq. Squat 1/3 Quart, June 27, 1947.DrawingQ0514
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-12364, M713 AnuGrip Sq. Quart Milk, with Product Specifications, January 20, 1964.DrawingQ0515
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8608, M714 Nu-Grip Quart, February 9, 1956.DrawingQ0516
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2973, 733 T-Sq. 1/3 Qt., October 23, 1950.DrawingQ0601
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-2970, 732 T-Sq. Squat 10 oz., October 23, 1950.DrawingQ0602
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-3274, 731 T-Square Squat 1/2 Pt, October 18, 1950.DrawingQ0603
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-3271, 728 T-Square Quart, October 18, 1950.DrawingQ0604
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8753, M-726 Round 1/2 Pt., March 29, 1956.DrawingQ0605
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8765, M-725 Square 1/4 Litro, April 3, 1956.DrawingQ0606
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8768. M724 AS Quart with Product Specifications, August 16, 1966.DrawingQ0607
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8701, M723 Nu-Grip Quart, March 13, 1956.DrawingQ0608
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8637, M722 Rect. 1/2 Gallon Ripple Design with Uservo Neck, with Product Specifications September 1, 1966.DrawingQ0609
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8636, M720 Nu-Grip Square Qt., February 20, 1956.DrawingQ0611
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8590, M-719 "AS" Quart, Febsruary 2, 1956.DrawingQ0612
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-12037, M-718 Special Height Bottle for Central Dairy Equip. Co., February 2, 1960.DrawingQ0613
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8604, M-718 Nu-Grip Sq. Quart, February 8, 1956.DrawingQ0614
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8203, M717 Anu Grip Quart Milk with product Specifications, September 9, 1966.DrawingQ0615
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8677, 716 Square Quart with Product Specifications, September 9, 1966.DrawingQ0616
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-14526, M-715 Nu-Grip T-Sq. Quart Milk with Product Specifications, September 9, 1966. DrawingQ0617
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8602, M715 Anu Quart, February 7, 1956.DrawingQ0618
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-8762, M741 Nu-Grip T-Sq. Quart with Product Specifications, July 11, 1966.DrawingQ0701
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-9768, M-741 Nu-Quart, August 19, 1957.DrawingQ0702
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