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Texas Lake Ice and Cold Storage Company fonds
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- Textual record
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- Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds.
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- Texas Lake Ice and Cold Storage Company
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0.01 m of textual records : originals
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In 1890 the Texas Lake Ice and Cold Storage Company built an artificial ice plant at Texas Lake near Hope, B.C. The company's three horse-drawn rigs were the first suppliers of ice in Vancouver. By 1896 the company was taken over by Cleeve Canning and Cold Storage Company of Vancouver and New Westminster.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of a route book, Route No. 1, for 1892-1894, listing names of customers and amounts of ice purchased.
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Presented in 1934 by Miss Lottie Sheehan of Vancouver.
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Folder formerly located at 512-F-03 fld 04.