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An icebox is a compact non-mechanical refrigerator which was a common kitchen appliance before the development of safe powered refrigeration devices.

The Historical Society: Ice Boxes vs. Refrigerators

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Dec 12, 2013 ... That is the chart for “ice box” vs. “refrigerator.” (For what it's worth, icebox [one word] looks almost identical.) What I really appreciate about that ...

What's an Ice Box? - DeForest Area Historical Society

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conjures up a very specific image: a large wooden box, zinc or tin-lined, with a compartment for large chunks of ice and an area with shelves for storing ...

What is an Ice Box? (with picture) - wiseGEEK

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An ice box is a large box that's used to hold foods that need to be kept cold. Ice boxes are kept cold by large blocks of ice...

Icebox | Define Icebox at Dictionary.com

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Icebox definition, an insulated cabinet or chest with a partition for ice, used for preserving or cooling food, beverages, etc. See more.

How Did Iceboxes Work | Sears Modern Homes

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Jun 7, 2011 ... Take ice boxes, for instance. We're just one or two generations away from these once-modern marvels, and yet most of us baby boomers know ...

Antique Ice Boxes | eBay

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Shop from the world's largest selection and best deals for Antique Ice Boxes. Shop with confidence on eBay!

History of the Refrigerator - keepitcool.com

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Snow and ice, cool streams, springs, caves and cellars were long ago used to refrigerate ... At the beginning of the 19th century, ice boxes were used in England.

Urban Dictionary: ice box

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I tried to come; unfortunately Gunter is about as familar with women as he is with movies that don't suck, so I had to waddle home with an ice box. If only he had ...

What is the value of an antique wooden ice box? | Reference.com

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The value of an antique wooden ice box depends on several different factors. Specifications, type of wood and the manufacturer name all play a part in ...

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Keeping your (food) cool: From ice harvesting to electric refrigeration ...

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Apr 29, 2015 ... By the end of the 1800s, many American households stored their perishable food in an insulated "icebox" that was usually made of wood and ...

How to Use an Ice Box or Cooler for Food Storage - The Boat Galley

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Dec 5, 2010 ... Before heading to the store, measure the length and width of your ice box or cooler (I'm just going to call both an “ice box” from now on).

Ice house - The Ultimate History Project

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While ice caves, ice pits and spring houses and other structures have a much .... Ice boxes appeared in English and American homes shortly after the ice trade ...