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Corning (N.Y.) -- History -- 19th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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Corning Glass Works Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: BIB-141421
Scope and Contents The provenance of this collection is unknown. The bulk of the photographs, which are mostly of the factory’s exterior, date from 1868 to around 1905. Some photographs in fragile condition have been conserved. The collection has been divided into two series. The first series includes photographs from the original factory and several glassmakers at work, and the second series includes photographs of the construction site and newly rebuilt factory taken after the flood of 1889. The dates of some ...