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Woman's bicycle boots
Description Ladies high lace-up bicycle boots. The boots were worn by Miss Vivian Grace Gibson of Saint Paul, Minnesota. The boots are made of leather and black fabric with metal hooks and buckles. The leather sole of each boot is stamped with the manufacturer's logo: "HEFFELFINGER" over three intersecting bicycle wheels. Made by the North Star Shoe Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Quantity 2 items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 38.5 centimeters height overall
27 centimeters length toe to heel
7.5 centimeters width at ball of foot
2 centimeters height heel
Nomenclature Boot (footwear)
Creation Made by: North Star Shoe Company
Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Used by: Gibson, Miss Vivian Grace
Made in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Used in Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Sports and recreation
Clothing. Women's Footwear & Hosiery. Boots & Shoes. 1860-1890s
Dates Creation: 1890 - 1899

Use: Not earlier than 1900 - Not later than 1954
Vivian G. Gibson birth and death dates
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 67.144.1.A,B