Books in the Charlie Williams Memorial Library

 

Updated 25 January 2013

New Additions are in Red

Volumes that are checked out are in Green

Volumes in Blue have a hyperlink, some to the complete document

 

Reference Books – Fruit Jars, Bottles & Their Makers

 

Toulouse

Collector’s Manual of Fruit Jars

2

1969

Brantley

Collector’s Guide to Ball Jars

3

1975

Roller

Indiana Glass Factory Notes

3

1994

Roller

Standard Fruit Jar Reference

3

1983

Roller

Standard Fruit Jar Reference Supplement 1

 

1992

Roller

Standard Fruit Jar Reference

2

2011

Hyve

Hemingray Glass Co. A Most Colorful History

 

1998

Teal

Albany Glass

 

1997

Mueller

Port Glass Company, Belleville, IL 1902-1920

 

1982

Hawkins

Glass Houses & Manufacturers of Pittsburgh 1795-1910

2

2009

Kaiser

Glass Industry of South Boston

 

2009

Creswick

Fruit Jar Works, Vol. 1 & 2

 

1987

McKearin

American Bottles & Flasks and Their Ancestry

 

1978

Bowditch

American Jelly Glasses; A Collector's Notebook

 

1986

Ostrander

American Nursing Bottles

 

1984

Heckler & Skinner

American Bottles in the Charles Gardner Collection

 

1975

Greer

American Stoneware

 

1981

Schneider

Avon Bottles: Research and History

 

1971

Heckler & Skinner

Blaske Collection: American Historical Flasks

 

1983

Raycraft

Collector's Guide to Country Stoneware and Pottery

 

1985

Webster

Decorated Stoneware Pottery of North America

 

1985

Van Rennsseler

Early American Bottles & Flasks

 

1926

Knittle

Early American Glass

 

1927

Ring

For Bitters Only

 

1980

Holscher

Hollow and Specialty Glass

 

1965

Anonymous

National Glass Co. operating Model Flint Glass Works

 

n.d.

Cole

1908 Hazel Atlas Catalog

 

2004

Oliver

American Antique Glass

 

1977

Kendrick

The Mouth-Blown Bottle

 

1968

Pyne Press

Whitall, Tatum & Co. 1880

 

1971

Mondock & Buckner

The Canning Corner: Canning Utensils

2

1974

Cole

Art Deco Ball Jars

 

n.d.

Potter

Anchor Hocking Commemorative Bottles

2

2000

Losonsky

McDonald’s Glassware

 

1999

Keller & Ross

Jadite

 

2003

Williams

Muncie Glass Factories

 

1999

Cole

Who the Hell is Harvey Groman? Commemorative Ball Jars

 

2004

Birmingham

Ball Corporation The First Century

 

1980

Cole

A. W. Brinkerhoff & The Ohio Fruit Jar Company

 

2010

Murschell

Legacy of Glass in Salem County, New Jersey

 

2010

 

 

Foreign-Only Fruit Jars Books.  (Other references may have information on foreign jars)

 

Murray

Canadian Fruit Jar Collector

 

1984

Arnold

Australian Preserving & Storage Jars

 

1983

Barclay

Canadian Fruit Jar Report

 

1977

Barclay

Canadian Fruit Jar Report Book 2

 

1986

Bird, Bird & Corke

A Century of Antique Canadian Glass Fruit Jars

2

1971

Milligan

Canning Jars of Canada – Record Book and Price Guide

 

1972

 

Price Guides and Lists – Fruit Jars

 

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 1996

2

1996

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 1997

2

1997

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 1998

3

1998

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 1999

 

1990

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2000

2

2000

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2001

 

2001

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2002

2

2002

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2003

2

2003

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2004

2

2004

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2005

 

2005

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2006

2

2006

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2007

3

2007

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2008

 

2008

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2009

2

2009

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2010

2

2010

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2011

2

2011

McCann

Fruit Jar Annual 2012/2013

 

2012

Creswick

Red Book 1

 

1971

Creswick

Red Book 2

 

1973

Creswick

Red Book 3

 

1977

Creswick

Red Book 4

 

1982

Creswick

Red Book 6

 

1990

Leybourne

Red Book 7

2

1993

Leybourne

Red Book 8

2

1997

Leybourne

Red Book 9

 

2001

Leybourne

Red Book 10

2

2008

Wetzel

Fruit Jar Ring Boxes

 

1992

Wetzel

Rings & Things II

2

1996

Johnson

Rings & Things III (includes Supplements 1 & 2)

2

2012

Roller

Price Guide for the Standard Fruit Jar Reference

 

1984

Toulose

Collector’s Manual with Prices

 

1977

Harvest

3rd Fruit Jar Finder

 

1976

Schroder

1000 Fruit Jars 2nd Revised Edition

 

1972

Schroder

1000 Fruit Jars Special Anniversary Edition

 

1986

Schroder

1000 Fruit Jars 5th Edition

 

1987

Schroder

1000 Fruit Jars 5th Edition with 2001 Values

 

2001

Schroder

1000 Fruit Jars 5th Edition with 2005 Values

 

2005

Schroder

1000 Fruit Jars 5th Edition with 2007 Values

 

2007

Webb’s

Fruit Jars and Their Relatives

 

1994

Peters

Fruit Jar Manual & Price Guide

 

1974

Anonymous

Aladdin Collector’s Manual and Price Guide #18

 

1998

Anonymous

Aladdin Collector’s Manual and Price Guide #19

 

2000

Anonymous

Aladdin Collector’s Manual and Price Guide #20

 

2001

 

 

Compilations And Publications

 

Caniff

Label Space: The Book

2

1997

Caniff

Label Space

 

1995-2008

Caniff

Fruit Jar Rambles

 

2000-2011

Kath

Granny Kath’s Kitchen Vol. I, II, III

CD, 2

1971-1999

Barnett/Coulson

Glass Chatter

 

2005-2011

Anonymous

Whittle Marks

 

2004-2011

Roller

Fruit Jar Newsletter

 

1973-4

Roller/Caniff

Fruit Jar Newsletter/News

 

1981-2006

Roller

Comprehensive Index to 1973-1991 FJN

 

1991

Roller

Research Monographs No. 1-4 Biographies

 

1993-94

Anonymous

Fruit Jar News Index 1973-2005

 

n.d.

Anonymous

Ball Collectors Club Newsletters

 

n.d.

 

 

Patents – Fruit Jars

 

Roller

Fruit Jar Patents 1870-1899

2

1982

Roller

Fruit Jar Patents Vol. I Book 1

2

1998

Roller

Fruit Jar Patents Vol. I Book 2

2

1998

Roller

Fruit Jar Patents Vol. II Book 1

2

1997

Roller

Fruit Jar Patents Vol. II Book 2

2

1997

Roller

Fruit Jar Patents Vol. III

4

1996

Bond

Fruit Jar Patents

2

1970

 

 

Related Reference Material

 

Shepard

Pickled, Potted and Canned

 

2000

Zumwalt

Ketchup, Pickles & Sauces

2

1980

Kevill-Davies

Jelly Moulds

 

1983

Lief

A Close-Up of Closures

2

n.d.

Glass Packaging Inst.

Glass Packaging For People

 

n.d.

Glass Packaging Inst.

The Genesis of a Jar

 

n.d.

 

 

Miscellaneous Related Books

 

Fisher

Managing Change

 

1986

Straw

Dick Greene’s Neighborhood

 

2000

Ball

Rambling Recollections Vol. 1

 

1993

Robinson

Parable of the Jars

CD

2008

Dickens

A Christmas Carol

 

n.d.

Ball, Edmund F.

History of the Knight’s Templar Eye Foundation

 

1998

Adams

Alvin M. Owsley Of Texas

 

1971

Cole

The Ball Blue Book: An Illustrated History

 

2003

Cole

Ball Corporation’s Christmas Ornaments of the 1970s

 

2007

Barnett & Cole

Proposal to Host 2001 National Show of FHBC

 

1999

Ball Corp.

Ball Blue-Ribbon Cookbook

 

 ?

Ball, Edmund F.

Diary of Charles Harvey

 

?

 

 

Technical Information on Glassmaking

 

Spain

Better Glass Making

 

1958

Hench & McEldowney

Bibliography of Ceramics and Glass

 

1976

Stanworth

Physical Properties of Glass

 

1953

Inst. Of Silica Chem.

Structure of Glass

 

1958

Scholes

Glass Tank Furnaces

 

1950

Hodkin & Cousen

Glass Technology

 

1925

Shand

Glass Engineering Handbook

 

1958

Glass Packaging Inst.

Knurl & Stipple Guide

 

1980

Pincus & Chang

Decorating In The Glass Industry

 

n.d

Lynch Corp.

The “JPS” Machine

 

1946

Bolas

Handbook of Laboratory Glass-Blowing

 

1921

Tooley

Handbook of Glass Technology, Vol. I

2

1953

Tooley

Handbook of Glass Technology, Vol. II

2

1960

Roller

Data on Early Ball Glass Blowing Machines

 

1982

Jensen-Marwedel

Microscopical Examination of Glass Melting

 

1951

 

 

Ball Packer Jar Lists

 

Roller

Packer Jar List

 

?

Schranz

1958 Mold Location List

 

1958

Ball Mould Design

Index Mould Numbers

 

?

 

 

Presentation Jar Lists

 

Cole

Commemorative Glass Containers

 

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