Home Ice Company (NRIS 100001005)
700 Cate Ave.,
Arkansas. County/parish: Craighead.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
June 05, 2017.
Also known as:
- Ice House
- Jonesboro Peanut Hulling Company
- Jonesboro Wagon Company
- Velvet Ice Cream Company
- Home Ice Company
- The Home Ice Company is a historic industrial building at 700 Cate Avenue in Jonesboro, Arkansas. A two-story wood frame building was erected here in 1907 to house a wagon factory, which in 1920 was enlarged with a Mission Revival facade designed by Henry Lesmeister. From 1929 until 2013 the building was used to house an ice-making operation, and is a rare surviving example of an early ice manufactory.The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100001005