This video is similar to Spillman's lecture in 1992, "The American experience" (BIB# 62364).
Poor quality filming.
digitized 20120424 CMoG Digital file re-created from digitized DVD made by Sax Communications.
Jane Spillman presents a survey of American glass and its usage. She notes that American made glass did not originate until close to the end of the 18th century. Prior to this time early settlers of the American colonies either brought glass with them or had it shipped here.
Filmed in the auditorium at The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY, February 10, 1998.
Jane Spillman, Head of the Curatorial Department, The Corning Museum of Glass.
One of a series of lectures presented to the docents of The Corning Museum of Glass.