Kerr Glass Manufacturing Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 118,131, col. 1

Bottle and Container



The following detailed listings include manufacturers of all types of glass hollow ware ranging in size from perfume bottles to demi-johns and carboys. Factory listings by product follow the factory data section.

Kerr Manufacturing Corp., Main Office and AHK Div., 611 South Shatto Place, Los Angeles, Calif. 90005 (Tel. 213-387-8243). Packaging Products Div.: Liberty & Charlotte Sts., Lancaster, Pa. 17604 (Tel. 717-393-3941).

W. A. Kerr, president and treasurer; W. W. Pedrick, III, senior vice-president and general manager, Packaging Products Div.; M. R. Kerr, senior vice-president and assistant secretary; A. H. Kerr, vice-president and secretary; D. A. Ladenberger, assistant secretary; C. W. Welsh, vice-president, sales, AHK Div.; R. M. Ulmer, vice-president, marketing, Packaging Products Div.; J. H. Robertson, vice-president, manufacturing, Packaging Products Div.; H. C. Johnson, assistant vice-president, operations, AHK Div.; W. E. Houck, director of engineering, Packaging Products Div.; R. D. Gentry, assistant vice-president, engineering, AHK Div. AHK Div. Plants: Santa Ana, Cal., H. C. Johnson, plant superintendent; Sand Springs, Okla., R. F. Hartmeyer, plant superintendent; Huntington, W. Va., C. E. Middleton, plant superintendent; Plainfield, Ill., J. R. Worden, plant superintendent. Packaging Prods. Div. Plants: Millville, N. J., R. F. Scott, plant manager; Waxahachie, Tex., T. R. Dunn, plant manager; Dunkirk, Ind., J. D. Mink, plant manager; Arlington, Tex., D. A. Gerz, Jr., plant manager; Keyport, N. J., W. W. Sheridan, plant manager; Lancaster, Pa., R. D. Dombach, plant manager. General line of amber, green and flint bottles and jars. Food, beverage, beer, wine, liquor, household chemical, industrial, prescription, medicinal, private mold glassware. 15 continuous tanks. All I.S. machines.


Keywords:Kerr Glass Manufacturing Corporation
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:May 7, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;