Frederick Freitas <prrinvt@...>
Would the shade grown tobacco from Conn. be shipped in ice cars?
It was a big crop in the 50's & 60's.
From: "MDelvec952@..." <MDelvec952@...>
Sent: Friday, September 2, 2011 3:56 PM
Subject: Re: [STMFC] Re: FGE in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York
New York City was also an import point for produce and many other items in society, including many slaughterhouses. Bananas, for example, were huge business, transloaded from ships and put into fleets of reefers.
....Mike Del Vecchio
From: Tim O'Connor <timboconnor@...>
To: STMFC <STMFC@...>
Sent: Fri, Sep 2, 2011 3:45 pm
Subject: [STMFC] Re: FGE in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York
I'm curious, why would there be an icing station in the Bronx?
Wouldn't the Bronx be a -destination- for refrigerator cars, and
not so much an origin, or transit point? Was it common to have
icing stations at destinations?
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