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Catalog Number H2007.0084.0001
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Sepia toned photograph pasted to dark gray matboard. Depicts two men delivering blocks of ice to houses.

They stand holding blocks of ice with ice tongs, wearing dark trousers and dark button-up shirts, wide-brim hats and suspenders. They stand beside a horse-drawn wagon with tools hanging along the sides. Two horses are tied to the wagon. Dirt street and sidewalk. House in background (2 story) has light clapboarding and dark shutters. On back in pencil "Mother & Father. From Earl"
Collection Jewett Collection
Earliest Date 1890
Latest Date 1925
Place Laconia,
History of Ownership Found in misc. box of Laconia Historical Society items that had been stored in LPL basement until 2005.
Repository from the collection of Laconia Historical & Museum Society, Inc.
People Jewett
Subjects 1900s
Ice industry
Delivery wagons
Horse-drawn Vehicles