Title

The Ice Age.

Source

Down East

Date

2-1-2013

Pages

60-61, 68-70.

Abstract

Several camps in the northern part of the state still harvest their own ice, including Bradford Camps, Cobb’s Pierce Pond Camps, and Libby Camps. Includes a brief history of the ice harvesting industry which, before the advent of refrigeration, was a booming business that employed thousands of men. With a sidebar about the Thompson Ice House museum in South Bristol.

Subjects

Ice industry

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