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Photograph

Boot Repair

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker in his shop at work.

Photograph

Shoe Repair Shop

Date: 1978-03-18 

Description: In his shoe repair shop, a shoe repairman sews the edge of a man's shoe, with the tools of his trade surrounding him.

Photograph

Boot Repair

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker repairs the sole of a boot using a sewing machine.

Photograph

Making a Harness

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker constructs a harness.

Photograph

Shoemaker

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: A shoemaker in striped work jacket and a tie works on a machine in his shop.

Photograph

Main Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View down Main Street. The hardware store is on the corner on the left, the shoemaker shop is on the right, and the offices of "The Journal" are further do...

Photograph

Boot Repair

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A shoemaker repairs the sole of a boot using a sewing machine.

Photograph

Aultman Street

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of Aultman Street, the main thoroughfare. Mountains can be seen in background. Business signs read: "Shoemaker" "Ely Post Office" "Campton Commercial...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the exterior of the Copeland Ryder Shoe Company, established in 1868. The three-story brick building is bordered by trees, a sidewalk, and a road a...

Historical Essay

Scotch Giant's Shoe Last

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Shoe last (form) used to make boots for Frederick Shadick of Cottage Inn, Wisconsin, 1849-1854. (Museum object #1968.15.1)

Date: 1934-11-03 

Description: Charles Palmeri, aka Pasquale, in an apron, receives a check from James Lewis, Special Deputy representing the street banking commission, to settle his acc...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The Eau Claire Lumber Company, later the Cutter shoe factory. It was still standing in 1931.

Date: 1961-12-29 

Description: Students work in a shoe rebuilding class at the Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Charles Christopher Frost (1806-1880), Vermont botanist. Focused in area of mycology (fungi), especially Eastern North American...

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