Japanese glassblower making a cocktail glass

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Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

Caption on reverse: "FEC-49-2860. 23 April 49 / Manufacturing glassware in Japan: / A youthful employee at the Hoya Glass / Factory, Tokyo, Japan, uses a blowing / tube during the first stage of making / a cocktail glass. / Photographer - Girard / Photograph by U.S. Army."

April 23, 1949


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Courtesy of the Theodore Akimoto Family Collection

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