neagc dish 1935 70th anniversary, NAGC

Left: Pressed dish, 3 7/8 in. dia. 1 in. deep, Heisey Glass Co. "SATURN OPTIC", with fired on lettering "The National Early American Glass Club 1935"
Right: Pressed window medallion, 3 1/4 in. dia., commemorating NAGC 70-th Anniversary, Art Reed, Sweetwater Glass, DeLancey, NY


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The Glass Club Bulletin, a semi-annual publication, is given to the membership which includes more than thirty museums, libraries and other institutions in the United States, Canada and abroad. The Bulletin's editors have consistently brought to their readers leading scholarship in a wide variety of original articles and research, not only about American glass, but on international glass topics from antiquity to the work of contemporary artists.

The current issue of The Glass Club Bulletin, Spring 2024, Number 243, contains

The previous issue of The Glass Club Bulletin, Summer 2022, Number 242, contained:

Back issues are available for purchase at $7.00 each. A complete set of The Glass Club Bulletin (1938 to the current issue) is $400.00. Send purchase requests to Bill Thomas, 3708 Mill Road, Abdingdon, MD 21009. Telephone: 410.538.5558

Our First - The Glass Club Bulletin, No. 1, January 1938


50th anniversary, NAGC Rt: Pressed cup plate by Pairpoint Glass Co. Sagamore, Massachusetts commemorating NEAGC 50th Anniversary 1983

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Glass Shards is NAGC's illustrated newsletter which is published four times a year.

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NAGC Newsletter Editor:
    1980 - 1982:       John Gotjen, RI

Glass Shards Editors:
    1985-1993:         Sylvia Applebee Lyon, VA
    1994 - present:   Alice Saville, Illinois
Glass Club Bulletin> and Glass Shards: Designer - Jaci Saunders, Corning, NY

The National American Glass Club's Membership Directory is published annually solely for the use of the membership. It lists members' names and addresses, officers, local chapters, and, occasionally, a compilation of educational programs for NAGC members and chapters. The current Membership Directory 2017-2018, lists:

  • Eleven chapters nationwide.
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