Potsdam in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Dr. Hervey Dexter Thatcher
1835-1925. Physician - Pharmacist
Owned first pasteurization plant.
Invented first glass milk bottle.
Location. 44° 39.723′ N, 74° 58.483′ W. Marker is in Potsdam, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is on Barrington Drive 0.1 miles east of Pierrepont Avenue (New York State Route 56), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is fixed to the building, north side. Marker is in this post office area: Potsdam NY 13676, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Satterlee Hall (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Timerman Hall (about 600 feet away); In Honor of the Students and Alumni (about 600 feet away); In Loving Memory (about 600 feet away); Raymond Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kellas Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hosmer Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Clarkson-Knowles Cottage (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Potsdam.
Also see . . . Thatcher Milk Bottle - Potsdam Public Museum. (Submitted on September 11, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 243 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.