Industrial ice production, 19th century

Industrial ice production, 19th century

C011/4985 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 55.2MB

Downloadable file size: 9.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Industrial ice production, 19th-century artwork. These blocks of ice formed inside containers (right) that have just been tilted to eject them. The containers were filled with water and cooled by the evaporation of ammonia to form the ice. Each block consists of 1500 kilograms of ice. This is the method used to produce ice at the Knickerbocker Ice Company of Philadelphia, USA. Artwork from the 13th volume (first period of 1894) of the French popular science weekly 'La Science Illustree'.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1800s, 1890s, 1894, 19th century, american, ammonia evaporation, annual volume, artificial, artwork, black-and-white, coolant, cooling system, equipment, european, factory, french, historical, history, ice, ice blocks, illustration, industrial, industry, knickerbocker ice company, la science illustree, louis figuier, machinery, magazine, manufacture, manufacturing, monochrome, north america, north american, philadelphia, popular science, producing, production, production line, technological, technology, united states, us, usa, weekly

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.