Last Updated: Nov 22, 2016     Views: 86

Our library specializes in the art and history of glass and glassmaking, so, unfortunately, our collection does not have materials adequate for addressing your question.   A great place for you to contact, however, would be the New York State Academy of Fire Science Library. 

Contact information: 
Diana Robinson, Librarian
Academy of Fire Science Library

Montour Falls, NY 14865-9634

Phone: (607) 535-7136, ext. 605
Fax: (607) 535-4841 Email: OFPC.Library@dhses.ny.gov

Their website: http://www.dhses.ny.gov/ofpc/training/fire-academy/library.cfm

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Best of luck to you!