|Title||Smith Ice Cream Company|
|Object Name||Transparency, Slide|
|Description||Colored transparent slide of the Smith Ice Cream Plant 1956, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Winnebago County.|
Ice cream & ices
Dairy products industry
|Copyright||Oshkosh Public Museum|
|Cataloged by||Radig, Dan|
Colored transparent slide of the Smith Ice Cream Plant 1956, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Winnebago County.
Pictured are employees Joseph Schani (standing) and Walter Ostertag, packing vanilla ice cream. The Smith Ice Cream Co. was located at 1314 Oregon St. (current address)
The firm was started in 1924 and was known as the Smith - Olsen Ice Cream Co., operated by Larry Smith and Arthur Olsen, by 1927 the businesses was in the hands of Larry Smith and the named changed to The Smith Ice Cream Company. The firm was in the 1980's to Cedar Crest Ice Company of Manitowoc.
*Note: The slide images are sharper than they appear in the scans.