Also known as: Guide lecture series 1992. Tape 1
Also known as: Corning Museum of Glass guide training series
Also known as: Corning Museum of Glass guide lecture series
Shelving title: Corning Museum of Glass Docent lectures, 1992, tape 1
One of a series of lectures presented to the docents of The Corning Museum of Glass.
Brief introduction by Steven Young.
Audio quality is poor.
A question and answer session follows.
David Whitehouse, Director, The Corning Museum of Glass ; Steven Young, Director of Public Programs, The Corning Museum of Glass.
This lecture covers glass made from 1500 BC-1500 AD. In addition to discussing the various techniques employed during that time, Dr. Whitehouse mentions the related cultures of the Eastern Mediterranean, Egyptian, Roman and Islamic eras.
Master tape was dated 1991; copy had date changed to 1992 to reflect the date Steven Young left the Museum (March 31, 1992).