Speeches and writings, correspondence, patents, business records, printed matter, and photographs, relating to the meat and
fish refrigeration industries.
M. T. Zarochentsev, a prominent specialist in refrigeration, was born on 18 September 1879. His career in refrigeration engineering
began even before graduation from the Institute of Transportation in Moscow in 1909. He participated in the work of the International
Congresses of Refrigeration in Paris (1908), Vienna (1910), London (1924), and Rome (1928), and was one of the founders of
the Russian Refrigeration Association. Editor of a scientific periodical on refrigeration in Russia, he also authored numerous
books on the subject, such as Kholodil'noe dielo (Moscow, 1911), Kholod v plodovodstvie (Simferopol', 1911), and Ledniki (Moscow,