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Women's shoes worn by Gratia Countryman

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Titles Women's shoes worn by Gratia Countryman
Description Women's black lace-up shoes worn by Gratia Countryman of Minneapolis, Minnesota, circa 1889.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 3 1/2 inches height (each)
2 inches width (each, at widest)
9 inches length (each, toe to heel)
Nomenclature shoe (footwear)
Materials wool (textile)
Subjects Owned/used by: Countryman, Gratia A. (Gratia Alta)
Used in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Women -- Suffrage.
Clothing. Women's Footwear & Hosiery. Boots & Shoes. 1860-1890s
Clothing. Women's Special Purpose Clothing. Graduation Clothing
Dates Use: Approximately 1889
Notes Gratia Countryman (1866-1953) was a nationally know librarian who worked at the Minneapolis Public Library and served as President of the American Library Association.

Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 65.195.2.A,B (Accession Number)

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