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Augusta Ice & Coal

Artist/Creator

Frank Christian

Date

ca. 1930s

Description

Augusta Ice & Coal, located at 639 Thirteenth St, was one of the companies that provided needed goods to local citizens. Coal was used to heat homes. Ice had many uses and was often placed in an icebox, where it would help keep perishables cool in order for them to last longer.

Credit Line

Donated by Frank Christian Jr. The son and grand-nephew of the photographers of the Frank Christian Collection.

Location

Storage

Object ID

2016.001.ba-z.0004 a-b

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