Consolidated Ice Co., Bowdoinham, ca. 1895

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Consolidated Ice Co., Bowdoinham, ca. 1895

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Description

View of Consolidated Ice Company's ice house with men working with blocks of ice along the Kennebec River near Bowdoinham about 1895.

The workers use splitting forks and pick poles to line up the blocks that will be lifted by the steam hoist conveyor belts into the ice house.

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About This Item

  • Title: Consolidated Ice Co., Bowdoinham, ca. 1895
  • Creator: Litchfield Photo
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Town: Bowdoinham
  • County: Sagadahoc
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 12 cm x 17 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1957
  • Collection: Consolidated Ice Co. photographs
  • Object Type: Image

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