E. T. Merrill shoe broadside, Portland, ca. 1870

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E. T. Merrill shoe broadside, Portland, ca. 1870

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Edward T. Merrill was a shoe dealer on 241 Middle Street, Portland. His broadside advertised silver tipped shoes for children. The four girls depicted in the broadside display their silver tipped shoes in each of the four seasons.

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  • Title: E. T. Merrill shoe broadside, Portland, ca. 1870
  • Creation Date: circa 1870
  • Subject Date: circa 1870
  • Location: Portland, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 15 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 463, Box 1/58
  • Collection: WPA broadsides relating to Maine, Massachusetts, and World War I
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
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