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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 M3511 cream top 1/2 pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0625
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3512 cream top 1/2 pint milk bottle, October 12, 1950. DrawingA0626
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M3513 1/2 pint cream bulb milk bottle, August 3, 1949.DrawingA0627
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2179 quart milk bottle for Crowley, September 21, 1949. DrawingA0701
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2187 T-square pint milk bottle, January 5, 1951. DrawingA0702
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model T-square 473 gramos milk bottle, October 12, 1949.DrawingA0703
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model T-Square 3/5 gramos milk bottle, October 12, 1949. DrawingA0704
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2191 T-square 236 gramos milk bottle, October 12, 1949. DrawingA0705
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2194 T-square 1/2 pint milk bottle, September 25, 1950. DrawingA0706
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2211 T-square 1/2 gallon milk bottle, March 25, 1965. DrawingA0707
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2228 T-square half gallon milk bottle, November 16, 1949. DrawingA0708
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2253 T-square quart milk bottle, December 5, 1949. DrawingA0709
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2266 T-square sqaut 1/2 pint milk bottle, December 21, 1949. DrawingA0710
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2271 T-square 10 oz. milk bottle, January 5, 1950. DrawingA0711
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2300 "D" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950.DrawingA0712
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2301 "D" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0713
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2303 "D" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0714
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2303 "D" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0715
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2304 "D" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0716
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2307 "D" quart milk bottle, October 9, 1950. DrawingA0717
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2309 "D" quart milk bottle, October 10, 1950. DrawingA0718
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2602 "L" quart milk bottle, October 10, 1950. DrawingA0719
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2700 round cream top milk bottle, December 11, 1946. DrawingA0720
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2701 square cream bulb quart milk bottle, October 10, 1950. DrawingA0721
Technical drawing for Thatcher Glass Manufacturing Co.'s model M2702 square cream bulb quart milk bottle, October 10, 1950. DrawingA0722
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