Shoes Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Shoes

Contributor

  • Former owner: Rucker, Kennie Holt
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Former owner: Rucker, Mary Helen
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Retailer: Famous Shoe Store (Paris, Texas)
    Contributor Type: Organization
  • Former owner: Historical Collection, North Texas State University (Denton, Tex.)
    Contributor Type: Organization

Date

  • Creation: 1917/1918

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content 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.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Shoes (Footwear)
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Boots (Footwear)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories - Shoes
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Beadwork

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1917
  • End Date: 1918
  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Lamar County - Paris

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1994.006.050
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc39025

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