TITLE

GLASS BOTTLE FACTORIES IN MILWAUKEE

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Wisconsin Magazine of History;Autumn2007, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Information about glass bottle factories in Milwaukee, Wisconsin during the 1880s, taken from a chapter of "Wisconsin Magazine of History" is presented. Chase Valley Glass Co. was the first bottle-making plant to open in Wisconsin. Glass factories during that period were dirty and often dangerous places for employment. Technologies that were unfamiliar to workers sometimes caused injuries when they were first introduced.
ACCESSION #
28142563

 

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