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Charles S. Hayes Collection of Stained Glass Design Drawings

Identifier: MS-0062

Scope and Contents

This collection of stained glass presentation drawings and cartoons is divided into four series by stained glass studio or designer:

(1) Henry Keck Stained Glass Studio, 1948, Undated

(2) Reynolds, Francis and Rohnstock, Circa 1924-1941

(3) Harry Wright Goodhue, Circa 1923-1931

(4) Wilbur H. Burnham Studios, Circa 1940


  • Circa 1923-1948


Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for public research. Researchers must make an appointment to view the collection.

Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

Charles S. Hayes is a graduate of Notre Dame University and owner of a telecommunications business in South Bend, Indiana. Hayes is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Studebaker National Museum.

The stained glass presentation drawings and cartoons in this collection were produced by four stained glass studios or designers: Henry Keck Stained Glass Studio; Reynolds, Francis and Rohnstock; Harry Wright Goodhue; and Wilbur H. Burnham Studios. Hayes acquired the drawings in the 1960s for his personal collection.


6.5 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box, 3 flat boxes)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Charles S. Hayes in 2012.

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Tronkowski in 2022.

Charles S. Hayes Collection of Stained Glass Design Drawings, Circa 1923-1948
A Guide to the Collection
Sarah Tronkowski
February, 1, 2022
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Repository Details

Part of the The Rakow Research Library Manuscript Collection Repository

The Rakow Research Library
The Corning Museum of Glass
Five Museum Way
Corning NY 14830 USA