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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan_Ernst_Matzeliger

Jan Ernst Matzeliger (September 15, 1852 – August 24, 1889) was a revolutionary in the shoe industry with the invention of the lasting machine. Matzeliger was ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoe

A shoe is an item of footwear intended to protect and comfort the human foot while the wearer is .... A shoe stitching machine was invented by the American Lyman Blake in 1856 and perfected by 1864. Entering into partnership with McKay, his ...

www.thoughtco.com/history-of-shoes-1992405

Apr 18, 2017 ... Lyman Reed Blake was an American inventor who invented the sewing machine for sewing the soles of shoes to the uppers. In 1858, he ...

www.livescience.com/4964-shoes-worn-40-000-years.html

Jun 5, 2008 ... Humans started wearing shoes about 40,000 years ago, much earlier than previously thought, new anthropological research suggests.

www.biography.com/people/jan-matzeliger-21317107

Apr 2, 2014 ... Discover more about Jan Ernst Matzeliger, the Surinamese inventor who patented a shoe lasting machine that increased the availability of ...

teacher.scholastic.com/activities/bhistory/inventors/matzeliger.htm

Matzeliger's machine brought shoes to the masses. ... Invention: In 1883, Matzeliger successfully invented what many before him had attempted: an automated ...

www.quora.com/Who-invented-shoes

Shoes are less of an invention and more of an evolution. A variation of shoes have existed for 10,000 years; the oldest being discovered in Oregon worn by early ...

www.lifehack.org/articles/lifestyle/10-facts-about-the-history-shoes.html

It wasn't until 1818, that the right shoe was invented. Until that time, there was no distinction between shoes made for left or right feet. The first pair of right and ...

www.quora.com/Who-invented-shoes-for-right-and-left-feet

When we purchase shoes we have pairs (right and left). Before that we have ... I have seen thousands of archaeological records of shoes from 2500 years ago ...

www.who-invented-the.technology/shoes.htm

Find out WHO invented Shoes. WHEN the first Shoes was invented with a History Timeline. Discover WHY the invention of Shoes was so important.