Web Results

Icebox - Wikipedia


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

What is the difference between an ice box and a refrigerator ...


An icebox is an insulated box that is cooled by ice, while a refrigerator is an electrical appliance that is cooled by a refrigerant and a complex set of parts.

The Historical Society: Ice Boxes vs. Refrigerators


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

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 ...

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


Apr 29, 2015 ... 1920s icebox. Into the 1930s, households used large blocks of ice to keep food cold in "iceboxes." This photo is from the 1920s. Courtesy of the ...

Icebox | Define Icebox at Dictionary.com


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

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


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...

Antique Ice Boxes | eBay


Hello, I am selling this item for my sister. This is a antique wooden Ice box. It has some damage on the two feet at the bottom of the ice box. Please see all ...

Actually using an icebox? - Chowhound


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 ...

Icebox dictionary definition | icebox defined - YourDictionary


a cabinet, box, or room with ice in it for keeping foods, etc., cold; Old-fashioned a similar cabinet or room operating by mechanical refrigeration. Webster's New ...