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Heel pricking-machine ; Coté shoe-heel trimmer ; Shoe-jack ; Guarded shoe-knife.

Image ID: 825614

Heel pricking-machine ; Coté shoe-heel trimmer ; Shoe-jack ; Guarded shoe-knife. (1884)

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Image Title

:  Heel pricking-machine ; Coté shoe-heel trimmer ; Shoe-jack ; Guarded shoe-knife.

Published Date

: 1884

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 23 x 14 cm. (9 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "1877" Figures numbered 5019 to 5022. Printed on border: "Shoe-heel trimmer. The Coté heel-trimmer was patented in the United States in 1873, but first introduced into use in the Dominion of Canada." "Shoe-jack. A holder for a last while a shoe is in process of manufacture." "Shoe-knife. A thin blade of steel afixed by a tang in a wooden handle, and used by shoemakers for cutting and paring leather." Includes additiona ....
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Original Source

: From Knights new mechanical dictionary : a description of tools, instruments, machines, processes, and engineering. (Boston : Houghton, 1884) Knight, Edward Henry (1824-1883), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Shoes -- manufacture

Source Description

: 1 folder (17 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC SHOE-Man

Digital ID

: 825614

Record ID

: 718991

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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