Shoe Tester, 1935


The database caption: “Shoe tester. E.L. Wallace, acting Chief of the Leather Section of the Bureau of Standards, shown with the endurance shoe tester. The tester holds eight shoes to test walking, steps, and sole construction.”  Taken October 10, 1935 by the Harris & Ewing photo studio.

Source: [Library of Congress Reproduction no: LC-DIG-hec-39495]

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4 Responses to Shoe Tester, 1935

  1. Thom Hickey says:

    Thanks Nadine. Looks like a site I’ll be regularly visiting. Regards from Thom at the immortal jukebox.

  2. Gypsy Bev says:

    Had never seen this tester before. How unique!

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