TIDBITS OF GLASS INFORMATION
excerpts were taken from the March 1969 issue of Glass Times, Dunkirk Plant,
an internal publication for the glass plant in Dunkirk, Indiana run (at the
time) by Armstrong Cork. The article
announces the sale of the plant to Kerr.
The plant was previously owned by the Hart Glass Manufacturing Company,
and subsequently by Kerr, Ball, Ball-Foster, and presently by Saint
Gobain. It is likely the oldest
operating plant in the
Armstrong Packaging Division Sold to Kerr Glass Corporation
completion date for the agreement is April 1.
Included in addition to the Dunkirk Plant will be the Closure Plant at
Company now employs about 1700 people, and has plants in
Written by Richard H. Cole, Jr.
© 2003 Minnetrista Cultural Center