Ice Truck-Pearl Packing Company-East Third Street

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Title

Ice Truck-Pearl Packing Company-East Third Street

Subject

Transportation; Ice; Business enterprises

Description

The horse drawn wagon gave way to progress and Pearl Packing Company modernized its distribution system by using the trucking system. Here Cutter Robinson and Charles Hollis are seen carrying ice blocks from the truck. With all the ice and snow around them, one would wonder how good business could be.

Creator

Harry Lemen, photographer

Source

Harry Lemen notes

Date

Picture taken 1942

Contributor

Madison-Jefferson County Public Library

Rights

Permission to reproduce this image for other than personal use must be requested from the Director of the Madison-Jefferson County Public Library. Please contact at 420 W. Main Street Madison, IN 47250 (812) 265-2744

Format

Photograph taken with Eastman-Kodak Brownie Camera No. 2C model A, using No. 130 film. Resulting negative (2.875in x 4.875in) scanned at 1200 DPI using a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL. Online jpeg image file saved at 72 DPI 800 to 1000 pixels on long edge.

Type

Still image

Identifier

"Lemen1230-icetruck"

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Citation

Harry Lemen, photographer , "Ice Truck-Pearl Packing Company-East Third Street," in Harry Lemen Historic Photo Collection, Item #149, http://www.mjcpl.org/photos/items/show/149 (accessed July 28, 2014).