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Libbey, Edward D., House

Toledo, Ohio
County of Lucas.
National Register Number: 83004379
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2006.
Congressional District: OH-9 Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - May 4, 1983):
From 1895 until his death, this was the home of Edward Drummond Libbey (1854-1925), who revolutionized the glass industry. It is the best-preserved structure associated with the early development of Libbey Glass, Owens Bottle, and Libbey-Owens Sheet Glass.

Condition:
There are no threats to the landmark.

The Libbey House Foundation (a 501 (c) (3) organization) purchased the house in 2008.


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