Corning Glass Works listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 27,34, col. 1



The following factories are devoted to the manufacture of pressed and blown ware, plain tumblers, stem ware and bar goods, cut glass and tubing, lamp chimneys, globes, electrical goods, etc.


Corning Glass Works, Corning; 3 furnaces, 50 pots; 12 tanks. Branch factory, Steuben Division, Corning; 2 furnaces, 34 pots. Branch factory, Fall Brook Division, Corning; 2 tanks. Branch factory, Wellsboro, Pa.; 2 tanks. Branch factory, Central Falls, R. I.; 4 tanks. Amory Houghton, president; George B. Hollister, vice president; Arthur L. Day, vice president.; W. H. Curtiss, vice president; John L. Thomas, secretary and treasurer; C. E. Githler, production manager; F. S. Conable, purchasing agent. "CORNING" brand bulbs, tubing, lamp chimneys, railroad signal ware, globes, lenses, lens blanks, thermometer tubing, spectacle glass. Nultra gasoline cylinders, Corex ultra violet transmitting glasses and special technical glasses. "PYREX" brand baking dishes, industrial ware, chemical glassware, insulators, radio glasses.


Keywords:Corning Glass Works
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:January 21, 2010 by: David Wiecek;