"During the late 19th and early 20th centuries, more than a dozen American glass companies were producing Art Glass, and several hundred more were making cut glass. A number of these companies did both, and three contemporary competing companies--
Steuben, Dorflinger, and Pairpoint--
were important leaders. What set them apart and what pulled them together presents an illuminating story in American glass history"--
Videotaped in the auditorium at The Corning Museum of Glass, in Corning, NY, October 21, 2011.
Presenter: Tom Dimitroff, author and historian, honorary curator of Steuben at Rockwell Museum.
Title from opening slide of lecture.
One of a series of lectures, presented at the 50th annual Seminar on Glass, at The Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY.
Introduction by Mary Cheek Mills.