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Birthplace of the Coca-Cola Bottle

Location: NE corner, Third & Voorhees Streets, Terre Haute. (Vigo County, Indiana)

Erected 1994 Indiana Historical Bureau, Vigo County Historical Society, the Coca-Cola Company

ID# : 84.1994.1

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World-famous trademark created in 1915 on this site at Root Glass Company, by Chapman J. Root, T. Clyde Edwards, Earl R. Dean, and Alexander Samuelson. Bottle design selected in national competition. [illustration]

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