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Beer Here: Brewing New York's History

May 25, 2012 - September 02, 2012

Cutting Ice, Rockland Lake, N.Y.

Cutting Ice, Rockland Lake, N.Y.
Cutting Ice, Rockland Lake, N.Y.
ca. 1890
Oil on linen
During the nineteenth century, New York’s breweries were major consumers of ice harvested from fresh water sources located north of the city.
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New-York Historical Society Purchase
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Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group