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1900s1912New York

Keeping Cool in 1912

By November 18, 2014No Comments

1906 Air ConditioningA bunch of scrawny kids in ragged clothes find relief from a heat wave in 1912 New York by licking blocks of ice. The storefront in the background promises to provide “Fancy Cheap Groceries” including milk, cheese, fruits and vegetables.

Victor Doppelt

Victor Doppelt

Victor Doppelt explores the world of yesterday through vintage photographs and informative articles.