1941 Ad Wire Cables York Refrigeration Air Conditioning African Tribesman FZ5


This is an original 1941 World War II black and white print ad for the York Refrigeration and Air Conditioning division of the York Ice Machinery Corporation of York, Pennsylvania, who are doing their part to aid in the war production efforts by working with the Anaconda Wire and Cable Company to manufacture a brine cooling system for the arteries of communication and power. This ad features artwork by Walter DuBois Richards.


This 70+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 13.25 inches; 25 x 34 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Richards, Walter DuBois. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Wood Drum, Cultural, Defense Military Communication

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