Tuesday Toledo Trivia – Gift from Massachusetts

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Q:  What did Toledo receive from East Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1888?

A: The New England Glass Company which changed its name to Libbey Glass in 1892.  The arrival of Edward Drummond Libbey and many of his workers by special train in 1888 inaugurated a new nickname for Toledo: “The Glass City.”  To learn more, click here!

 

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