The Drama of Glass

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Libbey Glass Company, 1895 - Glass - 46 pages

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Page 17 - ... New York. In 1754 a Dutch gentleman, Bamber, built glassworks in Brooklyn, NY, and the first bottle blown by him, bearing the name and date, is in the collection of the Long Island Historical Society, Brooklyn. Glassboro, NJ, was founded by a colony of German glassmakers, who moved there in 1775. In 1787 the Massachusetts Legislature gave to a Boston glass company the exclusive right to make glass in the State for 15 years. This is said to have been the first successful glass factory in the United...

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