Forgotten Glass Furnaces of Western Pennsylvania
Sunday, June 24 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
FORGOTTEN GLASS FURNACES OF WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA-The BHF offers a rare glimpse at one of the regions original industries, as well as samples of beautiful glassware that came from area furnaces and factories. Teaming with top experts in the field, we’ll talk about the working people, often children, who worked in this industry, what they made, and review maps of the area’s many glass-making furnaces. Colorful, expertly-crafted glassware from our region will be on display at the Pump House from 1 – 5 p.m. Sunday, June 27, 2018. Speakers, led by Kathy Roth, will make presentations, beginning at 1:30.