REFERENCE MATERIALS

Great Books from some of the experts of the eclectic marble history.

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Featuring the collection of Roger & Claudia Hardy, these Akro experts have dedicated their lives to preserve the history of Akro Agate. They have extensively cataloged the history and many of the glass items that we all love today!


They are both considered to be the top experts on Akro and helped with the research in the report.

The Complete Line of Akro Agate

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Featuring the colorful history of the marble industry.


A full catalog of many of the companies that have made their marks within the industry. 


Michael Johnson, Suzie Metzler, & Dean Six provided much of the original research into these companies, and thanks to them, the entire history is preserved for us to enjoy today!  

American Machine -Made Marbles

COURT CASES

View the Court Cases referenced in the report

PELTIER & JESSIE CHRISTENSEN V. AKRO AGATE

1929 Appeals Case - 7th Circuit Court

AKRO AGATE V. MASTER MARBLES

1933-37 District Court Case - WVDC

MARBLES

View an online catalog of the marbles produced by M.F. Christensen, Akro Agate, and more!

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AKRO AGATE

View the marbles made by Akro Agate

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M.F. CHRISTENSEN & SON COMPANY

View the marbles made by Martin & Charles Christensen