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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 for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3760 Sheffield 1/2 pint milk bottle for Sheffield Dairy, February 7, 1949. DrawingA0526
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2910 T-square litre milk bottle, September 19, 1949. DrawingA0601
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3000 "A" pint milk bottle, October 11, 1950. DrawingA0602
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3002 "A" pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0603
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3003 "A" pint milk bottle, October 14, 1950. DrawingA0604
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3004 "A" pint milk bottle, October 11, 1950. DrawingA0605
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3005 square pint milk bottle for Aristocrat Dairy, August 31, 1950. DrawingA0606
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3006 "A" shape pint milk bottle, August 9, 1949. DrawingA0607
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3100 "B" shape pint, October 11, 1950. DrawingA0608
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3101 "B" shape pint milk bottle, October 10, 1950. DrawingA0609
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3102 "B" shape pint milk bottle, February 28, 1949. DrawingA0610
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3300 imperial pint milk bottle for Cold Storage Creameries, November 4, 1947. DrawingA0611
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3301 Imperial pint milk bottle, August 29, 1944. DrawingA0612
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3302 1/10 gallon milk bottle, March 29, 1949. DrawingA0613
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3400 cream top pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0614
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3401 cream top pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0615
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3402 cream top pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0616
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model "A" shape half pint milk bottle, January 14, 1948. DrawingA0617
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3502 "A" shape half pint milk bottle, August 3, 1948. DrawingA0618
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3504 "A" 1/2 pint milk bottle, February 5, 1951. DrawingA0619
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3505 "A" shape half pint milk bottel, February 18, 1949. DrawingA0620
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3506 "B" half pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0621
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3508 "A" 1/2 pint milk bottle, February 2, 1951. DrawingA0622
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3509 "A" 1/2 pint milk bottle, February 9, 1951. DrawingA0623
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3510 "A" half pint milk bottle, June 10, 1949. DrawingA0624
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