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The Local Glass Industry in Corning, NY

A guide to the glass industry in Corning, NY. Includes resources about local firms and individuals.

Detail view of Bowl in "Crystal City" or "Wedding Ring" Pattern


While many may associate the town of Corning, NY with the glass produced by Corning Glass Works, Corning was also known as the Crystal City because of the high quality cut and engraved glass produced during the late 1800s and early 1900s. Use this guide to learn about the companies and individuals who produced glass in the Crystal City. 


Crystal City Gallery

If you are visiting the Corning Museum of Glass, visit the Crystal City Gallery to learn more about the local glass industry. Learn more at Corning, New York: The Crystal City | Corning Museum of Glass (