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milk house

Before the 19th century, a small subsidiary structure in which milk and other dairy products were stored at a lowered temperature with cooling usually provided by slowly running cold spring water or the runoff from an icehouse; typically had overhanging eaves to shade it, and double walls and ceiling filled with a thermal insulator, such as sawdust; commonly had a concrete floor to promote cleanliness and louvers for ventilation; was separated from the barn for reasons of sanitation. This term replaced by the word dairy in the 1800s; health regulations have now made such structures obsolete.
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Robert and Joan kept the rack in their basement until lack of space and a repair project required that the rack be moved out of the basement and into the old milk house.
As the water ram pumped continuously, there was an overflow from the milk house tank to the stock watering trough outside the barn.
SAMMY winners will receive a $7,500 scholarship and join Seattle Seahawks Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck and champion figure skater Sarah Hughes for an award ceremony and induction into the SAMMY Hall of Fame at The Milk House at Disney's Wide World of Sports.
We have built a workshop, milk house, chicken house and two barns for the goats.
In addition to a $7,500 scholarship, each SAMMY winner will attend a special awards ceremony at The Milk House at Disney's Wide World of Sports, join other SAMMY winners in the Disney Wide World of Sports SAMMY Hall of Fame and grace the pages of USA Today with their very own milk mustache ad that will run in June 2005.
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The winners will each receive a $7,500 scholarship, a spot in the SAMMY Hall of Fame located in the Milk House at Disney's Wide World of Sports and a trip to Disney World to be honored in a special ceremony.
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Celebrity Basketball Game at the Milk House at Disney's Wide World of Sports complex, hosted by hosted by national radio personality, Doug Banks, and actress Tichina Arnold (Martin), will pit the "Ballers" against the "Shot Callers.
with their families where they will attend an awards ceremony with Milk Mustache celebrity guests, Kurt Warner, professional football player and Michelle Kwan, decorated figure skater and will be inducted to the SAMMY Hall of Fame at The Milk House at Disney's Wide World of Sports(R).
Twenty-five teens who excel in academics, athletics, community service and leadership will earn the $7,500 scholarship, attend an awards ceremony with celebrity guests at The Milk House at ESPN's Wide World of Sports and appear in their own Milk Mustache ad in USA TODAY.