Converse /ˈkɒnvərs/ is an American shoe company with a production output that
primarily .... sponsored by Chocolate skateboards, a brand distributed by the
Crailtap, the distribution ...
It was in 1908 that the Converse Rubber Corporation opened for business. At first
the company only made galoshes and other work related rubber shoes on a ...
Jun 6, 2014 ... The ubiquitous rubber-soled shoes and boots made a successful leap from sport
to streetwear. Katya Foreman looks back at their colourful ...
May 28, 2013 ... In 1935, Chuck Taylor invented the first stitchless basketball. ... Converse still
continued to provide basketball shoes for the US Olympic team in ...
The Converse All-Star basketball shoe was the first in the athletic footwear
industry, ... The game of basketball was then in its infancy, having been invented
That same year, Marquis Converse produced the first shoe made just for
basketball, called Converse All-Stars. In 1923, an Indiana hoops star named
Oct 11, 2013 ... Learn the history of on of the most popular sneakers ever, the Chuck Taylor All-
Nov 2, 2013 ... “People who were buying his shoes by the '60s, '70s, '80s and ... Taylor, shown in
the mid-1920s, played on Converse's basketball team.
May 29, 2013 ... There aren't a whole lot of truly timeless clothes, shoes, and accessories out
there. Fashion, by its very nature, is rooted in the here and now.
Aug 5, 2005 ... Converse canvas shoes for the sport of tennis soon follow. And, during .... a
Converse-invented character that quickly gains pop-culture status