United States Glass Co. listing

[Trade Journal]

Publication: American Glass Review Glass Factory Directory Issue

Pittsburgh, PA, United States
p. 153,179-180, col. 1


Tableware and Flint

Glass Manufacturers


The following detailed listings include manufacturers of lime, flint and special glass both pressed and blown. Factory listings by product follow the factory data section.

United States Glass Co., Inc., Tiffin 15, Ohio (447-7434). Factories at Tiffin and Glassport, Pa.

Philip E. Kahn, president; Gilbert Kahn, vice president and secretary; C. W. Carlson, general manager; JAck Kleinman, sales manager; W. E. Hulse, purchasing agent; C. W. Carlson, Jr., plant manager, Tiffin; Paul Williams, engineer; E. J. Moore, plant manager Glassport. 2 pot furnaces, 36 pots; 2 continuous tanks, 2 day tanks, 2 rings. Hand at Tiffin, and combination hand and machine at Glassport. 1 mouldmaking shop at Tiffin, 1 mouldmaking shop at Glassport. Tiffin plant manufactures a complete line of handblown and pressed tableware with etched, gold encrusted, cut and carved decorations; blown table ware and stemware; novelties and specialties; Tiffin art pieces; XX lead stemware and tableware; dinnerware; chemical ware. Glassport plant manufactures pressed tableware, opal ware, bottle specialties, funnels, meter covers, valves for pumps, battery jars, private mould work. Industrial glassware, soda fountain and bar goods.

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Keywords:United States Glass Company : Battery Jars
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Researcher:Bob Stahr
Date completed:May 18, 2012 by: Bob Stahr;