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 determining the value of such...
An icebox (also called a cold closet) is a compact non-mechanical refrigerator
which was a common kitchen appliance before the development of safe powered
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 ...
Dec 31, 2015 ... 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...
www.deforesthistory.org/newspaper/Whats an ice box.pdf
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 ...
Even in colonial America drinks would be served with a block of ice. .... Ice boxes
appeared in English and American homes shortly after the ice trade developed ...
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 ...
an insulated cabinet or chest with a partition for ice, used for preserving or
cooling food, beverages, etc. 2. Older Use. an electric or gas refrigerator. 3.
Nov 28, 2008 ... I'm fascinated by the idea of actually using an icebox as it would have been at the
turn of the 20th century. Does anyone know the specifics of ...
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