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Edmund D. Libbey

Owens Bottle Company

1903 - 1925

Fabricated Goods

1900 b. 1854
male
Personal
Born-Died1854 - 1925
BirthplaceMassachusetts (MA)
RaceWhite
FatherOwner, Large Business
Era - 1900

Using Mike Owens’ invention for blowing glass bottles, Libbey revolutionized the glass industry. Libbey’s adept commercialization of this invention was the most innovative contribution to the glass industry since the original art of glass blowing. The company manufactured bottle machines and all kinds of bottles as well as sheet and plate glass.