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The Development of the Ice Trade

  • Aired: 09/11/2014
  • 04:58
  • Rating: NR
In this clip from the episode 'Cold', Steven tells the story of the creation of the ice trade by a young, wealthy lawyer named Frederick Tudor. Travelling around America in the incessant heat, Frederick had the idea of bringing something cold to hot places.
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Steven tells how Frederic Tudor developed a method of transporting ice to warm climates.
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