sepia photograph of two itinerant glassworkers behind a table of their goods

Stepping into the Spotlight: Women Itinerant Glassworkers

By Rebecca Hopman The orphans from the Home of the Friendless filed into the Metropolitan Rink in orderly rows, staring at the wonders displayed before them. Glass sparkled from every surface, shaped like ships and birds and little men and women. A steam engine made of colorful glass spun and whirred next to a model of a derrick bobbing for non-existent oil. In the center … Continue reading Stepping into the Spotlight: Women Itinerant Glassworkers