Shoe and Boot Making Historic
Book Collection on CD
Shoes are a very important part of our daily lives. In addition to the practical side of giving our feet support, they also make a huge fashion statement. The history and evolution of shoemaking is a fascinating story. Within this collection of 34 books, you will be able to learn the history of shoemaking from its earliest days in ancient Egypt to the early 1900s. This collection covers fascinating facts about the manufacture and repair of shoes and boots, evolution of footwear styles through the ages and a variety of early 20th century shoe and boot catalogs showcasing the hottest styles of that era.
Here are all the titles included in this jam packed CD: Shoe making, old and new (1911) - Gannon, Fred A. - 76 pagesThe manufacture of boots and shoes : being a modern treatise of all the processes of making and manufacturing footgear (1902) - Golding, F. Y. (Frank Yeates) - 324 pagesShoe factory efficiency (1910) - Kirwin, John Edward - 28 pagesShoe-ology; (1897) - Foerderer, Robert Hermann - 24 pages Handbook of shoe factory engineering (1916) - 47 pagesHome book to learn expert shoe repairing (1916) - Levinson, Joseph M. - 39 pagesHow to bottom a welted shoe by hand (1912) - West, Frank L. - 63 pagesFrom the forest to the foot (1890) - Richards, C. Louis - 36 pagesThe book of the feet; a history of boots and shoes, with illustrations of the fashions of the Egyptians, Hebrews, Persians, Greeks and Romans, and the prevailing style throughout Europe during the Middle Ages down to the present period. Also hints to last makers and remedies for corns, etc., etc (1847) - Hall, Joseph Sparkes - 148 pagesDesigning, cutting and grading boot and shoe patterns, and complete manual for the stitching room, by an expert of thirty years (1899) - Hatfield, Charles B - 152 pagesThe finishers' manual (1891) - Thayer, Edward T - 56 pagesKimball's classified measurement for lasts (1882) - Kimball, John - 52 pagesThe shoe industry (1916) - Allen, Frederick J. (Frederick James) - 338 pagesCatalogue 1896 and 1897 (1896) - Boston Rubber Shoe Company - 28 pagesPrice list and descriptive catalogue. (1880) - Boston Rubber Shoe Company - 30 pagesRetail shoe salesmanship (1920) - Hamilton, George F; Butterworth, Frank; Conner, H.; Geuting, A. H. - 216 pagesThe organization of the boot and shoe industry in Massachusetts before 1875 (1921) - Hazard, Blanche Evans - 323 pagesShoes and shoemaking illustrated : a brief sketch of the history and manufacture of shoes from the earliest time (1897) - Morgan, W. C. (William C.) - 128 pagesReport on leather and shoe industries. August 21, 1919 (1919) - United States. Federal Trade Commission - 189 pagesShoe and leather encyclopedia; (1911) - 132 pagesBoot & shoe costings (1908) - Headly, Lawrence Compton - 74 pagesHow to make a shoe (1882) - Headley, Jno. P - 132 pagesPrice list : boot and shoe uppers, leather and findings (1895) - H. Herold's Sons (New York, N.Y.) - 60 pagesBig four catalogue. (1894) - Adolph Meyer & Co. (Boston, Mass.) - 82 pagesFall catalogue. (1906) - Parker, Holmes & Co. (Boston, Mass.) - 96 pagesIllustrated rubber catalogue : dealers in boots & shoes. (1900 ca.) - H.F. Burleigh (Laconia, N.H.) - 20 pagesCatalogue & price-list of sole leather, shoe findings, and uppers. (1855 ca.) - Baxter, Lemuel & Co. (Boston, Mass.) - 24 pagesAbsalom's rubber boots. (1881) - Hall Rubber Co. (Boston, Mass.) - 17 pagesThe Famous Queen Quality shoe for women (1900 ca.) - Thomas G. Plant Company (Boston, Mass.) - 37 pagesIllustrated price list : sporting shoes. (1885 ca.) - Alfred J. Cammeyer (New York, N.Y.) - 29 pagesCatalogue of Life-Buoy brand rubber footwear : no. 4, 1912-1913. (1912) - Kaufman Rubber Co - 68 pagesRecollections of sixty years in the shoe trade (1916) - Page, Joel C; Gage, A. W; Evans, A. L. (Arthur L.) - 277 pagesThe boot and shoe-maker's assistant; (1853) - 238 pagesThe romance of the shoe : being the history of shoemaking in all ages, and especially in England and Scotland (1922) - Wright, Thomas - 401 pages
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