Kerr Glass Manufacturing Company listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 99,110, 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 Glass Manufacturing Corp., Executive Office, 501 South Shatto Place, Los Angeles, Calif. 90005 (Tel. 213-387-8243).

W. A. Kerr, president and chairman of the board; M. R. Kerr, senior vice-president, sales, and assistant secretary; E. G. Ingals, senior vice-president; R. Norain, vice-president, finance and treasurer; D. A. Ladenberger, secretary; R. F. Scott, vice-president manufacturing, glass container operations; C. W. Welsh, vice-president, sales, Region II.; B. M. Humphries, vice-president, sales, Region I; R. M. Ulmer, vice-president, marketing; G. B. Langer, general manager, production engineering; W. E. Houck, assistant director, facilities engineering; R. D. Gentry, director, environmental affairs; D. Riebe, manager, secondary operations and director of technical services; R. E. Utsler, director, furnace engineering and operations. Plants: Santa Ana, Cal., R. F. Staib, plant manager; Sand Springs, Okla., R. F. Hartmeyer, plant manager; Sand Springs, Okla., R. F. Hartmeyer, plant manager; Plainfield, Ill., W. E. McBride, plant manager; Millville, N. J., W. M. Kerns, plant manager; Waxahachie, Tex., T. R. Dunn, plant manager; Dunkirk, Ind., R. J. Baker, plant manager; Huntington, W. Va., T. F. Mitchell, plant manager; Wilson, N. C., J. Sommerville, 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 and Kerr-Heye machines.


Keywords:Kerr Glass Manufacturing Corporation
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:July 20, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;