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A Favorite of Fortune

Description: Color postcard depicting a fashionably dressed woman in turquoise, gold, green and red clothing. There is a typewriter in the top right corner of the card. Printed on the card, " A Favorite of Fortune, Judged by the dress of some typewriting maids, Typewriting must be quite the best of all trades." Handwritten on the card, "Walk fast your machine is ill. A boy from the P.C.C." It is addressed to Miss Rosa Bassano, Paris, Texas. It is postmarked Paris & Cleb. R.P.O. on Feb 13, 1907.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Man Making Shoes

Description: Copy negative of an unknown man making shoes. He is sawing a small shoe and he is also wearing a open finger glove on his left hand.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Ladies shoes

Description: Bronzed kid leather women's shoes; extremely fine handstitching; grosgrain bound and grosgrain ties, "3" inscribed in ink on inner side of both sides; leather at heel and sole joint is stretched out (worn by someone whose heels were too wide)
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Wooden clogs

Description: Pair of wooden clogs with pointed toes and cut nail holes around front
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

[Ellis & Allen Dry Food and Goods]

Description: Photograph of the loading area of Ellis & Allen Dry Food and Goods in Mesquite, Texas. Two men and two girls are standing on the dock, next to a shipment of shoes.
Date: [1900..1920]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Mesquite Public Library

Ladies shoes

Description: Pair of ladies leather shoes with wooden French heel; tie closure with one eyelet on each side of shoe; circular opening over top of foot; top edge trimmed with light grayish brown material; inside both shoes on side, "4 1/2 B 129"
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Children's shoes

Description: Pair of children's leather-lined leather shoes; seam down center of upper; 1 string-tie closure; not pegged
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Children's shoes

Description: Pair of child's leather shoes with pegged heels; three buttons and scallops on side of each; leather and leatherette lined
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Slippers

Description: White kid boots with pink side laces and white cotton lining; probably were decorated on front
Date: unknown
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

Interior View of Beyette's Shoe Store

Description: Interior view of Beyette's Shoe Store located on the east side of the Denton Square. The man on the left is identified as Paul Beyette, while the man on the right and the men in the far back are unidentified. In the center of the foreground is a glass display case with ties. The walls on either side of the store are lined with shelves which are filled with shoes.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Denton Public Library

The Vogue Shop Interior

Description: 3 men and 1 woman standing in the interior of The Vogue Shop. Women's shoes and handbags displayed.
Date: November 17, 1959
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Hardy Shoe Store

Description: View of front windows and display cases of Hardy Shoe Store, with awning.
Date: August 6, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

Factory outlet shoes facade

Description: Front of store with large sign: "Factory Outlet Shoes about 1/2 price, Famous Shoes, Factory Outlet".
Date: October 3, 1957
Creator: Douglass, Neal
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Austin History Center, Austin Public Library

[Portrait of Woman in Dress]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is photographed in one full-length, right three-quarter facing pose. She is standing beside a chair with her left arm resting on the back. She is wearing a light-colored lace dress with a bow decoration at the waist, a light-colored hat, and dark colored shoes; she is holding a bouquet. Her hair is pulled back behind the hat. In the background, there is a backdrop with a bookshelf and window.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Woman Sitting in Bench]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is photographed in one torso-length, left three-quarter facing pose. She is sitting on a bench with her legs crossed. She is wearing a light-colored tiered dress with ruffled trim on the skirt, and cut-outs on the shoulders. She is also wearing a pearl necklace and dark colored shoes. Her hair is short and wavy with bangs.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Woman in Dress]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is photographed in one full-length, right three-quarter facing pose. She is standing beside a chair with her left arm resting on the back. She is wearing a light-colored lace dress with a bow decoration at the waist, a light-colored hat, and dark colored shoes; she is holding a bouquet. Her hair is pulled back behind the hat. In the background, there is a backdrop with a bookshelf and window.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Woman in Wedding Gown]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is photographed in one full-length, front-facing pose; she is sitting on a bench. She is wearing a wedding gown with lace detail at the top and a ribbon around the waist. She is also wearing light-colored shoes, a pearl necklace and long tulle veil with artificial flowers crowning her head. She is holding a book that says "Bridal Blessings" on her lap.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Woman in Wedding Gown]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is photographed in one full-length, front-facing pose; she is sitting on a bench. She is wearing a wedding gown with lace detail at the top and a ribbon around the waist. She is also wearing light-colored shoes, a pearl necklace and long tulle veil with artificial flowers crowning her head. She is holding a book that says "Bridal Blessings" on her lap.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portraits of Woman in Hat]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is in one full-length pose standing. She is in right three-quarter facing. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with two lines of woven detail on the front and a row of buttons in between them. She is also wearing a dark-colored belt, shoes, and a hat with feathers and beads on it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portraits of Woman in Hat]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is in one full-length pose standing. She is in right three-quarter facing. She is wearing a dark-colored dress with two lines of woven detail on the front and a row of buttons in between them. She is also wearing a dark-colored belt, shoes, and a hat with feathers and beads on it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Woman Sitting on Bench]

Description: Photograph of 1 person. The woman is photographed in one torso-length, left three-quarter facing pose. She is sitting on a bench with her legs crossed. She is wearing a light-colored tiered dress with ruffled trim on the skirt, and cut-outs on the shoulders. She is also wearing a pearl necklace and dark colored shoes. Her hair is short and wavy with bangs.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Two Men Playing Cards]

Description: Photograph of 2 people. The men are photographed in one full-length pose. The fist man is sitting on a stool in right side-facing, and he is looking down at cards in his hands. The second man is sitting in a chair with his legs crossed, in slight left-facing, and he is looking down at cards in his hands. There is a table in between the two men, with cards sitting on top of it. The first man is wearing a light-colored, button-down shirt, a tie, dark-colored slacks, and shoes. His hair brushed to the left side. The second man is wearing a dark-colored, long-sleeve shirt with a light-colored stripe in the middle, dark-colored slacks, socks, and shoes. His hair is parted on the right side.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Boy and Toddler]

Description: Photograph of 2 people. The boy and toddler are photographed in one full-length, front-facing pose; the boy is standing, and the toddler is sitting in a chair to his right. The boy is wearing a dark-colored jacket, a light-colored shirt, dark-colored shorts, light-colored stockings, and shoes. His hair is parted on the right side. The toddler is wearing a light-colored lace dress with ribbons on the straps, socks, and shoes. Her hair is short and curled with bangs.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum