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Glassmaking, America"s first industry

Jane Shadel Spillman

Glassmaking, America"s first industry

by Jane Shadel Spillman

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Published by Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Glassware -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 35.

      StatementJane Shadel Spillman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK5112 .S66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination35 p. :
      Number of Pages35
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4886782M
      ISBN 100872900622
      LC Control Number76017354

        The first successful machine for making window glass, constructed under the Lubbers patents, was installed by the American Window Glass Company at Alexandria, Ind., in In this machine and in other types later invented by Americans, the glass is drawn by a “bait member” from the “metal” in the tank, and the cylinder is formed by a. Chapters 1 and 2 provide general information on the glass industry and on the industrial processes and techniques used within this sector. Chapter 3 provides data and information concerning the environmental performance of installations within the sector, and in operation at the timeof writing, in terms of current.

      The English glassmaking industry bumbled fitfully along for the next two and a half centuries. to the production of trade beads as new opportunities burst into being with the discovery of the Americas and the world-wide expansion of colonialist trade. the first printed book on glassmaking, published in Glass Industry the industry producing sheet glass, optical glass, glass fiber, household glassware, glass containers, various glass items and materials, and the glass used in construction, illuminating engineering, and electrical engineering. The production of glass began in antiquity, and glassmaking became a craft in the Middle Ages. A marked increase.

      During the days of railroad production, entrepreneurs would enlist low-cost immigrant labor to lay miles and miles of track, leading to the first hyper-wealthy people in US history. In this industry, it was profitable to be able to procure the track and use whatever means possible to get as much of it placed in as little time as necessary. Industry news about the publishing industry, print and e-books, publishers, book deals, publishing jobs, book fairs and trade shows, and book marketing.


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