[Men decorating glass at work benches in shop] [picture].

Title: 
[Men decorating glass at work benches in shop] [picture].

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Publisher: 
1915.
Description: 
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 11 cm.
Format of Material: 
Photographs
Bib ID: 
120893
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 25, Bay 5, Shelf 8, Kenneth Wilson research collection on Mt Washington/Pairpoint glass, Box 40, Folder: Decorators and glassworkers
Notes: 
Photograph is of seven men in shop; four are seated at work benches decorating glass while the other three stand nearby. Work bench of man in foreground is covered with small, white vases while work bench of man behind appears to be covered with lamp shades. Light fixtures hang above workers and coats and hats are hung on wall above work benches.
This item is in the Kenneth Wilson research collection on Mt Washington/Pairpoint glass.
"Given to [Eleanor] Bowman by Elsa Knetchel "the foremans daughter", taken 1915" -- written in blue ink on verso. A circled letter "F" is penciled in on verso as well as "SS".
Kenneth Wilson research collection on Mt Washington/Pairpoint glass
Sent to photography February 2011 (photography no. 1000102074).
Featured in a video in the exhibition titled "Mt. Washington and Pairpoint: American Glass from the Gilded Age to the Roaring Twenties" held May 19-December 31, 2011 at the Corning Museum of Glass.
Three of the men are identified with numbers 1, 2 and 3 penciled in, though no names are identified with numbers.