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This phenomenon popped up all around the world.  This photo from around 1900 from Thomastown shows another one-man cart out on the street.  

 

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Back in the US, cities like New Orleans began to attract more up-scale milk delivery operations among the higher-class neighborhoods. 

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As larger dairy farms started to pop up around the country, they often took it upon themselves to master distribution of their milk, as seen here with this Milton, MA farm.