Owens-Illinois, Inc., Company Records, MSS-200

This large collection of records encompasses the entire history of Owens-Illinois, Inc. Included is a large historical bottle collection, as well as photos, annual reports, sales, and marketing catalogs for the various brands owned by Owens-Illinois, Inc.; the personal papers of various Owens-Illinois, Inc. executives; illustrations of various Owens-Illinois, Inc. plants; and audio-visual materials. The collection also includes information pertaining to the numerous companies that have either been incorporated into or created from Owens-Illinois, Inc., including the Owens Bottle Company, Owens Bottle Machine Company, National Container, Libbey-Owens-Ford, and Illinois-Pacific Glass.

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Illinois Glass Works foremen
Group of foremen, Illinois Glass Works. same photo series as the one with office employees, presumably from 1895
Ink bottle
Carters. Carters 10 G-101
Ink stand
Underwood's Inks. Copy C
Ink stand
Jet Black National Ink, S. Barnes and Co. N.Y. Copy B
Jug
One gallon.
Libbey at his Ojai Estate
Libbey on horseback at his Ojai Estate. Copies of this photo date it back to 1910-1925
Libbey employees
Libbey employees - 1890. Libbey glass workers - front row includes children
Libbey employees
Libbey glass workers - 1902.
Libbey Glass Works, 1888
Picture of the Libbey Glass Works factory in 1888. This collection contains prints of photographs that depict Toledo scenes of this era.
Liquor bottle
178 on bottom.
Liquor bottle
O-I bottle, Des. Pat. 80567
Liquor bottle
Bulb neck, called "Ladies Leg" by collectors, European
Liquor bottle
Pocket bottle, form called pumpkin seed
Liquor bottle
Rheinstrom Bros, Cincinnati, U.S.A. Embossed eagle, W. P. Zimmerman on label
Liquor bottle
A star in a circle on neck, letter "F" on bottom
Liquor bottle
Clan Anderson Old Highland Whisky. Distiller products limited
Liquor bottle
Concave bottom

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