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Boot And Shoe Lasting.

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Julius Bien & Co. (Lithographer)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Shoes -- Manufacture

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC SHOE-Man
Shoe machinery
Shoe industry
Content : Written on border: "1888" Printed on border: "Right and left lasts were introduced into England about 1785. In the various fashions for shoes which have arisen since their introduction, the lasts upon which they were made have varied with them. The style and fashion of the shoe depend chiefly upon the shape and form of the last. Lasts are generally made of rock or hard maple wood. A cord of wood will make on the average about 500 pairs of lasts." "Julius Bien & Co. photo-lith. N.Y." Includes additional text.

Source note: The growth of industrial art. (Washington : Govt. Print. Office, 1892) United States. Patent Office , Author. Butterworth, Benjamin (1837-1898), Compiler.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 36 cm. (8 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1711834
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17212505
Barcode : 33333159386172
UUID: 35caac00-c563-012f-a3fe-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1892: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Boot And Shoe Lasting." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-333b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Boot And Shoe Lasting." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-333b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1892). Boot And Shoe Lasting. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-333b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Boot And Shoe Lasting.