Historical records of the Corning Glass Works : 1851 to 1930 / by George Buell Hollister.

Title: 
Historical records of the Corning Glass Works : 1851 to 1930 / by George Buell Hollister.
Author/Artist: 
Hollister, George Buell, 1865-1952.
Publisher: 
[Corning, N.Y. : the company, 1951]
Description: 
173 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
Format of Material: 
Books
Microform
Bib ID: 
40734
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
TP853.N6.H74x
Location: 
Microforms
Call Number: 
F-18998
Notes: 
Typewritten manuscript; CMGL has photocopy only.
Includes index.
CMGL copy missing page 1, which is the first page of the table of contents.
Includes limited information on Bay State Glass Company, Union Glass Company, and Brooklyn Flint Glass Company, which were predecessors of Corning Glass Works.
"Mr. Hollister's manuscript was reviewed by Dr. Sullivan and O. W. Hilbert who made some corrections of fact. O.W. Hilbert, August 1960"--1st prelim. p.
Contents: 
Chapt. 1. 1851-1875 --
Chapt. 2. 1875-1900 (incl. railway lenses, light bulbs, vertically drawn tubing) --
Chapt. 3. 1890-1920 (incl. Pyrex) --
Chapt. 4. 1920-1928 --
Chapt. 5. Dr. Eugene Sullivan.