Edward D. Libbey   Save
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Description: Edward Drummond Libbey was born on April 17, 1854, in Chelsea, Massachusetts. Attracted by the promotion of a civic group, as well as abundant fuel, Libbey relocated his glass operation, the Libbey Glass Company, from Massachusetts to Toledo in 1888. His company was renowned as a producer of fine art glass. Libbey was the founder and first president of the Toledo Museum of Art. He died in 1925. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL07685
Subjects: Libbey, Edward Drummond, 1854-1925; Glass industry; Toledo Museum of Art
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