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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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

blackinventor.com/jan-matzeliger

Mar 23, 2012 ... Such is the case with Jan Matzeliger – the man who made it possible for ordinary citizens to purchase shoes. Jan Matzeliger was born in Dutch ...

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.quora.com/Who-invented-shoes

Shoes are less of an invention and more of an evolution. A variation of shoes have existed for 10000 years; the oldest being discovered in Oregon worn by ea.. .

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