Photo: Refrigerator Car Circulating Fans (1946)


Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: Refrigerator Car Circulating Fans (1946)

A photo from the University of Texas-Arlington Archives:

https://library.uta.edu/digitalgallery/img/20031935

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Fans are driven by wheels.

Description:

E. J. Blalock is the vice president of the Ben E. Keith Company. He is shown examining part of the dual circulating fan systems. The system is located under the interior floorboard of the new refrigerator test cars of the Burlington Lines. Instructions on how to properly handle the machine are posted on the wall.

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