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Charles Yockel (Firm)



  • Existence: Approximately 1862 (date of establishment) - 1946 (date of dissolution) - 1946


Charles Yockel, a German immigrant, made molds and presses for glass bottle and jar manufacturing in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His business is first listed in the Philadelphia city directories in 1862, and he initially worked with business partner John Weidig. Yockel's sons eventually took over the business, which operated until the mid-1940s.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Harry Hall White Papers

Identifier: MS-0203
Scope and Contents

Personal papers of a glass bottle collector and American glass researcher, which include records collected from the Charles Yockel firm of Philadelphia, a manufacturer of glass molds.

The papers are divided into three series:

(1) Photographs, Circa 1920-1940

(2) Correspondence and Subject Files, 1754-1944

(3) Charles Yockel (Firm) Records, 1873-1924

Dates: 1754-1944