Maine Public Community Films

Harvesting Ice in New England 1926-1957

Special | 1h 8m 34s

A compilation of ice cutting from the film collection of Northeast Historic Film. Both small and commercial ice operations are featured. Scenes from New Britain, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and Newburgh, New York round out extensive footage from Rumford, Bangor, Hiram, Rockland, Searsport, Otisfield, Palermo, Presque Isle and South Portland, Maine. Trains being filled with ice for shipping cargo.

Aired: 01/30/19

Expired: 12/18/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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