Lea Pusey portrait through a block of iceCreation: circa 1884-1886
This reproduction (copied from an original cabinet card) is of Lea Pusey (1820-1896) photographed through a large block of clear ice. Pusey created the plate process, a method to make commercial ice and was the founder of Diamond Ice Company.
- Creation: circa 1884-1886
- Unknown (Organization)
General Physical Description
1 photographic print : b&w ; 8x10 in.
Lea Pusey (1820-1896) was founder of Diamond Ice Company, which made the first commercial ice in Delaware. Pusey created the plate process, a method to make commercial ice.
Scope and Content
This is a reproduction (copied from an original cabinet card) of Lea Pusey photographed through a large block of very clear ice that was produced by the first commercial ice making machine in Delaware.
GL Box 2.
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Language of Materials
- Pusey, Lea, 1820-1896 (Person)
Finding Aid & Administrative Information
- Lea Pusey portrait through a block of ice
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