Collection Facts

10 items
Dates of Original: 
c. 2010-2015
NYH Topic Area(s):

Historical Context

These oral histories focuses on the impact of glass in Corning, NY, and around the world. The recordings in our collection explore a wide range of topics and professions, including glass artists and technicians, glass factory employees, Corning Museum of Glass institutional history,and topics unique to Corning, like the flood of 1972.

Scope of Collection

This collection includes oral histories conducted by staff at the Rakow Library.

We are always interested in adding to our oral history collection. If you would like to contribute your story or recommend someone, please contact