Corning Glass Works
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials gathered over several decades pertaining to the Corning Glass Works (now known as Corning Incorporated) company and its products. The primary series in this collection is Series I. Periodicals, which is comprised of the employee newsmagazine spanning the years 1919-1989. First known as the Cullet, this periodical was published to inform Corning Glass Works employees about corporate and personnel activities. This collection...
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...
Scope and Contents The Dianne Williams Collection on Pyrex, 1915-2010 is arranged into four series: Series I. Original advertisements, 1915-1980; Series II. Photocopies, 1915-1986; Series III. Ephemera, 1907-1949; and Series IV. Book manuscript, circa 2010.Series I. Original advertisements contains both color and black and white advertisements from a variety of magazines for Pyrex ovenware, bakeware and flameware items. Items represented in the advertisements include casserole dishes, bread pans, pie...