Journal article

The zipper gasket: a flexible link between cars and curtain walls

Giorgio Marfella

Construction History | CONSTRUCTION HISTORY SOC | Published : 2019


Funding Acknowledgements

The author wishes to acknowledge the beneficial input and valuable suggestions of two anonymous peer reviewers of this paper and Barbara Floyd for her friendly hospitality and sharing of information from the Libbey-Owens-Ford Archives. Access to the LOF Archives at the Ward M. Canaday Centre, University of Toledo in Ohio was funded by an Early Career Research Grant of the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning at the University of Melbourne. The author is also thankful to the organisers and attendees of the Third Annual Conference of Automotive Historians Australia, where the idea for this paper began to take shape in August 2018.