Corning listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Glass Factory Directory

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 63,68,70, 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; Main plant, Corning, N. Y.: 2 furnaces, 32 pots, 11 continuous tanks, 6 day tanks; Pressware plant, Corning, N. Y.: 2 continuous tanks; Fall Brook plant, Corning, N. Y.: 5 continuous tanks; Pot and Clay plant, Corning, N. Y. (manufactures special refractories); Wellsboro, Pa., plant: 2 continuous tanks; Charleroi, Pa. plant: 9 continuous tanks, 1 day tank; Central Falls, R. I., plant: 2 continuous tanks; Parkersburg, W. Va., plant: 1 continuous tank; Leaside, Canada, plant: 1 continuous tank; Muskogee, Okla., plant: 1 continuous tank; Bradford, Pa., plant (a finishing plant); Albion, Mich., plant: 2 continuous tanks. Amory Houghton, chmn. of board of directors; Dr. Eugene C. Sullivan, hon. vice-chairman of board of directors; Glen W. Cole, vice-chairman of board of directors; Wm. C. Decker, president; George D. Macbeth, vice president and controller; Wm. H. Curtiss, vice president and secretary; Frank S. Conable, purchasing agent. Pyrex brand products: ovenware, flameware, battery jars, vacuum bottle liners, laboratory ware, pharmaceutical ware, industrial ware, insulators, gauge glasses, tubing, piping for food and chemical industries, cylinders, color filters, lantern globes, precision finished glassware, special technical ware and other Corning brand products. Optical glass signal ware for railroad, marine, traffic and aviation uses, television tubes, pressed tableware, and Christmas tree ornaments; illuminating glassware, gasoline and oil pump cylinders, lantern globes and lamp chimneys. Steuben brand products: tableware, art ware; and Vycor brand products consisting of: industrial ware, laboratory and pharmaceutical ware, and ultraviolet transmitting glass.


Keywords:Corning Glass Works
Researcher notes: 
Supplemental information: 
Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:August 23, 2011 by: Bob Stahr;