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An icebox is a compact non-mechanical refrigerator which was a common kitchen appliance ... However, because of the prevalence of the icebox in recent human history, the name "icebox" is s...

The Historical Society: Ice Boxes vs. Refrigerators

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Dec 12, 2013 ... While often used interchangeably with the word “refrigerator” by people over sixty , an ice box in the historical sense refers to a box with ice in it ...

Ice house - The Ultimate History Project

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Drip pans in the bottom of the icebox would be emptied daily. Ice-houses began to disappear even on American farms in the 1920s as ice boxes filled with a ...

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

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Historical Highlights from the DeForest Area Historical Society. This is the first in a series of photographic essays featuring selected historic artifacts from the.

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Apr 1, 2008 ... The Oldest Refrigerator Winner: The Old Ice Box .... Backwoods Cabin - BUILT IN ICEBOX. Off Grid ... HISTORY 94,359 views. 2:15. Two Men ...

The History of the Refrigerator: Staying Cool Throughout the Ages

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Nov 24, 2010 ... The History of the Refrigerator: Staying Cool Throughout the Ages ... Introduced in 19th century England, wooden iceboxes were lined with tin ...

Who Invented the First Wooden Ice Box? | The Classroom | Synonym

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In Western civilization, the first wooden ice box was actually patented as a ... National agriculture in the Classroom: Historical Timeline — Farm Machinery & ...

The Surprisingly Cool History of Ice | Mental Floss

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Feb 10, 2016 ... At the turn of the 20th century, nearly every family, grocer, and barkeep in America had an icebox. But ironically, America's dependence on ice ...

Major Appliances, Major History - The Refrigerator & Freezer

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In that period, refrigeration was done by a handmade machine known as an “ice box”. A wooden box was lined with zinc and insulating materials. The ice box ...

The History of the Refrigerator - and Freezer - Inventors - About.com

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The History of the Refrigerator and Freezers ... Moore's device would now be called an "ice box" -- a cedar tub, insulated with rabbit fur, filled with ice, ...

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

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Apr 29, 2015 ... And the history of storing food by keeping it chilled goes hand in hand ... households stored their perishable food in an insulated "icebox" that ...

History of the Refrigerator - Keep It Cool Inc

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Icebox. At the beginning of the 19th century, ice boxes were used in England. Natural ice was harvested, distributed and used in both commercial and home ...

Ice Box - Historic Cooking School

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Ice-box refrigerators were available by the 1860s but root cellars, ice houses, and winter storage were ... Ice House Museum: Cedar Falls Historical Society, Iowa ...