Boston and Bostonians

Boston and Bostonians

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1894 edition. Excerpt: ...utility. A prominent illustration of the justice of this claim is exemplified in the universal popularity of the subject of this sketch, Chase's Cold Blast Refrigerators, manufactured by the Chase Refrigerating Company. This company are manufacturers of cold blast refrigerators for all purposes. The company was incorporated in 1891, and is officered as follows, viz: A. J. Chase, president; C. Chase, treasurer; W. A.Chase, secretary. The factory is a four-story brick building, splendidly equipped with new and improved machinery and ample steam power, and steady employment is given to fifty skilled hands. The company act as contractors for cold storage warehouses, steamship refrigerators, cars, slaughter houses, breweries, markets, freezers for poultry, fish, etc., and keep a full assortment of family refrigerators constantly on hand. The principle upon which these refrigerators are built is the only true principle of refrigeration. They are built in all sizes and forms for the cottage, the market, hotel, dairy, steamer, cold storage house, railroad car, etc. Over five thousand railroad cars, used for transporting beef from the West to the East, have been constructed upon the Chase refrigerator plan; while the Chase refrigerators are in use upon over one hundred English steamers engaged in the fresh beef trade; and the largest cold-storage warehouse in the world was constructed from the designs of this company. EB. VANNEVAR & CO., Coppersmiths, Brass Founders, Plumbers, Steam and Gas Fitters; Manufacturers of and Dealers in every Description of Copper, Brass, Composition and Lead Work, No. 58 Fulton Street.--This house was founded in 1859, by E. B. Vannevar & Co., and in 181K) Messrs. C. A. Green and J. H. Meech succeeded to the control...show more

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  • Paperback | 134 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 254g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236594193
  • 9781236594198