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All About Glass

All About Glass

This is your resource for exploring various topics in glass: delve deeper with this collection of articles, multimedia, and virtual books all about glass. Content is frequently added to the area, so check back for new items. If you have a topic you'd like to see covered, send us your suggestion. If you have a specific question, Ask a Glass Question at our Rakow Research Library.

Elizabeth Barenthaler oral history interview, 2011 – Rakow Research Library (Audio Only)

This clip is from an oral history interview with Elizabeth Barenthaler, former employee of Corning Glass Works and The Corning Museum of Glass, recorded May 2011. Barenthaler reminisces about being a female employee for Corning Glass Works and The Museum. Women were not allowed to wear pants to