Red Riding Shoes

Probably United States Maker
c. 1856 Date:
Wool felt, linen, leather Materials
9 1/2 L Dimensions
On September 25, 1856, eight-year-old Catherine Fitch of New Scotland, NY, won these red riding shoes and $5 at the Albany Agricultural Society's fourth annual fair at Albany, NY, for her display as best equestrian rider. Provenance
Gift of Margaret Boom Credit
1941.45 Accession number
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