HLOM Feature: Buffalo Cut Glass Company is etched in history

Mar 11, 2013

In 1910 Lawrence Byrnes was stopping in Batavia to visit a friend on Exchange Street. His friend worked at the Buffalo Glass Company. Mr. Byrnes was from the town of Hawley in northeastern Pennsylvania where he was employed as a glass cutter at the Maple City Glass Company. While here, he was convinced to stay in Batavia and accept a position as a glass cutter at the factory. He worked there until about 1916.

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