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Hemingray Glass Co. Historical Marker Unveiling

1610 S. Macedonia Ave. • Muncie, IN • Sept. 4, 2011

 

PHOTO BY MICHELE K. / ©AMERICAJR.com

A public dedication ceremony for an Indiana state historical marker took place on Sunday, September
4, 2011.

 

PHOTO BY MICHELE K. / ©AMERICAJR.com

The state historical marker commemorates the Hemingray Glass Company, a leading manufacturer of glass insulators for telegraph, telephone, and power industries.

 

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It was dedicated at 11:00 A.M. (EDT) at 1610 S. Macedonia Avenue, Muncie, Indiana.

 

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Founded as Gray & Hemingray in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1848. Incorporated 1870 in Covington, Kentucky;
company produced glass bottles, jars, oil lamps, light globes, tableware, and insulators.

 

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This Indiana state historical marker was installed by the Indiana Historical Bureau and the National Insulator Association, Inc., whose members are interested in research and education about insulators and the companies that made them.

 

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After discovery of natural gas in east-central Indiana, Hemingray Glass Co. located factory here, 1888, and contributed to significant industrial growth of Muncie and state.

 

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