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Date: 1970 ca.
Description: A shoemaker constructs a harness.
Description: Students work in a shoe rebuilding class at the Milwaukee Vocational and Adult Schools.
Description: A shoemaker in his shop at work.
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: A cobbler repairing a boot in his shop. Many boots are lined up on the floor, and a bench of tools is behind him. A calendar from J.B. Yunker & Sons hangs...
Description: Carte-de-visite with a photograph of a painting by James R. Stuart. It depicts two white-haired, bearded shoemakers, with Langford on the left and his part...
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.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: A shoemaker repairs the sole of a boot using a sewing machine.
Explorer and Author
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...
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...
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...
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Charles Christopher Frost (1806-1880), Vermont botanist. Focused in area of mycology (fungi), especially Eastern North American...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: A shoemaker in striped work jacket and a tie works on a machine in his shop.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The Eau Claire Lumber Company, later the Cutter shoe factory. It was still standing in 1931.
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...
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