[Two visitors with brochures viewing Library exhibition of rare books].
1950 or 1951.
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
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Photograph is of male and female visitor, both holding a brochure, peering into exhibit case housing rare book display in Library. Above the display case reads: "Glass: in the beginning of history, man discovered the miracle of glass in sand and fire... with skill and art, he has formed the molten metal into objects of usefulness and beau" as remaining letters in beauty are out of camera shot.
"Corning Glass Works Photo no. 92-D-57" -- stamped in blue ink on verso with number penciled in.
"Public relations department - Corning Glass Works - Corning, N.Y." -- typed blue ink on label affixed to verso.
This item is in the "Corning Museum of Glass Institution" archive.
Sent to photography January 2011 for inclusion in the 60th Anniversary history book (photography no. 1000102054).