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Houghton family



  • Existence: 1812 (date of establishment)


The Houghton family is a successful and well-known American family based in Upstate New York and New England. Amory Houghton Sr. (1812-1882) founded Corning Glass Works in 1851, today known as Corning Inc.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Corning Glass Works Collection

Identifier: MS-0027
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials gathered over several decades pertaining to Corning Glass Works (since 1989, Corning Incorporated) and its products. Researchers should note that Corning Incorporated maintains its historic records of enduring value within the the Corning Incorporated Archives. The Corning Incorporated Archives may be reached at the following email address: collection consists of two series:(1) Subject Files, 1868-2013...
Dates: 1868-2013