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Wright, Verna Mae, 1914-1990



  • Existence: 1914 (date of birth) - 1990 (date of death) - 1990


Verna Mae Wright, daughter of Edward and Pearl Carr Haught, was co-owner of the L. G. Wright Glass Company, located in New Martinsville, West Virginia. Verna Mae, along with her husband Lawrence G. Wright, established the company in 1938. After her husband died in 1969, Verna Mae Wright ran the company herself until her death in 1990.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

L.G. Wright Glass Company Records

Identifier: MS-0192
Scope and Contents

The L. G. Wright Glass Company Records document the dealings of a wholesaler of antique American glassware reproductions. The collection consists of four series:

(1) Financial and Employment Records, 1937-1964, 1999

(2) Production and Sales Records, Circa 1937-1994

(3) Photographic Prints of L. G. Wright Glass Company and Family, Circa 1920-1970

(4) Miscellaneous, Circa 1940-1997

Dates: Circa 1920-1999; Majority of material found within 1937-1976