Model of first ice machine displayed at the John Gorrie Museum - Apalachicola, Florida

Model of first ice machine displayed at the John Gorrie Museum - Apalachicola, Florida

Credit this photo: State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory, https://floridamemory.com/items/show/72634
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Title

  • Model of first ice machine displayed at the John Gorrie Museum - Apalachicola, Florida

Image Number

  • C020492

Year

  • 1955

Date Note

  • Photographed in January, 1955.

Series Title

General Note

  • Dr. John Gorrie (1803-1855) was an early pioneer in the invention of the artificial manufacture of ice, refrigeration, and air conditioning. He was granted the first U.S. Patent for mechanical refrigeration in 1851.

Photographer/Personal Author

Physical Description

  • 1 photoprint - b&w - 4 x 5 in.

Subject Term

Geographic Term

Subject Corporate

Shelf Number

  • Shelf number: 038172.

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Model of first ice machine displayed at the John Gorrie Museum - Apalachicola, Florida
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