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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-9640, M782 Hays Corporation 10 1/2 oz. Bottle, May 23, 1957.DrawingQ1712
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-9491, M-781 Square Cream Bulb Quart, April 23, 1957.DrawingQ1713
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-9895, M-797 Round Gallon, November 21, 1957.DrawingQ1801
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10020, M-800 Rect. 1/2 Gal Woven Design with Product Specifications October 22, 1963.DrawingQ1802
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10960, M-820 Rectangular Quart, October 12, 1959.DrawingQ1803
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-9821, M-801 T-Square Quart Milk wsith Product Specifications, Septembser 16, 1964.DrawingQ1804
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10059, M-802 "B" Round Gallon with Product Specifications, October 25, 1963.DrawingQ1805
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10023, M-803 Nu Half Gallon with Product Specification, February 10, 1964.DrawingQ1806
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10104, M-804 Nu Quart with Product Specifications, January 20, 1964.DrawingQ1807
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10124, M-805 T-Sq. 1/5 Gallon with Product Specifications, October 1, 1963.DrawingQ1808
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10123, M-806 1/10 Gallon T-Square with Product Specifications, October 2, 1963.DrawingQ1809
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-9840, M-807 United Farmers of New England-Sq. Cream Bulb Quart with Product Specifications, January 20, 1964.DrawingQ1810
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-7914, M809 Round Half Gallon Milk with Product Specifications, October 25, 1963.DrawingQ1811
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10243, M-810 Quart Square Double Baby Face with Product Specifications, February 10, 1964.DrawingQ1812
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10282, M-811 T-Sq. Quart for Edgemar Farms with Product Specifications, October 2, 1963.DrawingQ1813
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-12099, M-825 Scroll Design Rect. Half Gal. with Product Specifications, January 25, 1966.DrawingQ2001
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-12032, M-824 7 oz. Juice with Product Specifications, March 14, 1961.DrawingQ2002
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10983, M-823 670 cc Square Milk with Product Specifications, January 21, 1964.DrawingQ2003
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-12038, M-822 Nu-Grip T-Square Quart with Product Specifications, October 22, 1063.DrawingQ2004
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-12004, M-821 Anu Quart with Product Specifications, September 23, 1963.DrawingQ2005
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10960, M-820 Rectangular Quart with Product Specifications, October 2, 1963.DrawingQ2006
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10826, M-8118 Round 5 7/16 Tall 1/2 Pint with Product Specifications, January 20, 1964.DrawingQ2007
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10850, M-819 "B" Round 1/2 Pint with Product Specifications, August 27, 1968.DrawingQ2008
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10702, M-817 T-Square Pint with Product Specifications, September 9, 1963.DrawingQ2009
Technical drawing of Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co drawing no. GCD-10545, M-816 946 Gramos Milk, October 31, 1958.DrawingQ2010
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