What did people do before the refrigerator was invented?

Answer Before refrigerators were invented people cooled their food with ice and snow.A pantry - a small room off the kitchen to store food, which may have had special insulation to ensure the room was coo... Read More »

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When was the first refrigerator invented?

it was invented so food could stay cold and would not spoil. It was also invented to prevent diseases like e-coli and salmonella.

Who invented the refrigerator car?

An Illinois fruit farmer, Parker Earle, invented the first refrigerator rail car in 1867 for transporting perishable goods along railroads. In 1949, Fred Jones patented the first refrigerated tract... Read More »

When and who invented the refrigerator?

In 1748 William Cullen demostrated artificial refrigeration for the first time, at Glasgow university. This discovery was however not put to pratical use.In 1823, Michael Faraday learned how to cha... Read More »

Where was the refrigerator invented?

In 1873 Carl von Linde built the first practical and portable compressor refrigeration machine in Munich, Germany.