Shoes

Shoes

Date: 1917/1918
Creator: unknown
Description: Pair of lady's boots or "High Button Shoes" of dark brown leather. The shoes, designed with pointed toes, lace closed along center front with laces 16 holes high. Embellished at toe with cut steel beads forming interlacing bands and lines. Medium height heels styled as a modified boulevard or Louis heel, with rounded sides and back, tapering to center and then flaring out again at base, and with curved front section. Sole of black leather. Lined in black leather and off-white fabric. Retailer's(?) stamp inside, partly illegible: "Famous / Paris, Tex." Hand-written notation on lining: "38-1 80364" Sold by Famous Shoe Store, Paris Texas (est. 1891). Worn by Kennie Holt Rucker in 1917-1918. Donated by Mary Helen Rucker to the Historical Collection (North Texas State University,Denton, Tex.). Transferred to the Texas Fashion Collection.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, April 5, 1860]

[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, April 5, 1860]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore regarding the state of machinery in a mill.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Two Letters to Elvira Moore]

[Transcript of Two Letters to Elvira Moore]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of the first letter to Elvira Moore is from Mary A. Little regarding Little's current health and time in Paris, Texas. Transcript of the second letter to Elvira Moore is from Charles B. Moore concerning Little's housing and family. Charles also wrote about how his current job was going and future job prospects.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elizabeth Moore, Matilda Dodd, and Josephus Moore, August 1858]

[Transcript of Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elizabeth Moore, Matilda Dodd, and Josephus Moore, August 1858]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of letter to Elizabeth Moore (Leiz), Matilda Dodd, and Josephus Moore from Charles B. Moore regarding Moore's activities in Paris, Texas. He wrote about an incident with a local minister and what has happened at the mill.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 5, 1860]

[Transcript of Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 5, 1860]

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Transcript of a letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore regarding plans to build a cotton gin and how the work on the building would be done. On the first page is a drawing of the building and the second page contains an estimate of costs for construction.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elizabeth Moore, Matilda Dodd, and Josephus Moore, August 1858]

[Letter from Charles B. Moore to Elizabeth Moore, Matilda Dodd, and Josephus Moore, August 1858]

Date: August 1858
Creator: Moore, Charles B.
Description: Letter to Elizabeth Moore (Leiz), Matilda Dodd, and Josephus Moore from Charles B. Moore regarding Moore's activities in Paris, Texas. He wrote about an incident with a local minister and what has happened at the mill.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Two Letters to Elvira Moore]

[Two Letters to Elvira Moore]

Date: 1858-08-27/1858-08-29
Creator: Little, Mary A. & Moore, Charles B.
Description: First letter to Elvira Moore is from Mary A. Little regarding Little's current health and time in Paris, Texas. Second letter to Elvira Moore is from Charles B. Moore concerning Little's housing and family. Charles also wrote about how his current job was going and future job prospects.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 12, 1860]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, July 12, 1860]

Date: July 12, 1860
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore discussing a recent trip Henry took, work at a lumber mill, and the hot weather. The letter is written on blue paper which is torn at the bottom right corner. It has an envelope addressed to Charles B. Moore in McKinney, Collin County, Texas. The letter was started on July 12th, and Henry continued to write through at least July 15th.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 5, 1860]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, March 5, 1860]

Date: March 5, 1860
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore regarding plans to build a cotton gin and how the work on the building would be done. On the first page is a drawing of the building and the second page contains an estimate of costs for construction.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, April 5, 1860]

[Letter from Henry S. Moore to Charles B. Moore, April 5, 1860]

Date: April 5, 1860
Creator: Moore, Henry S.
Description: Letter to Charles B. Moore from Henry S. Moore regarding the state of machinery in a mill.
Contributing Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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