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Elijah Baldwin and Elias Baldwin: Shoemakers Account Book (1760-1781)
Account book in the collection of the New Jersey Historical Society.
John Wood Record Book, 1835-1841.
Record book containing minutes and other records, 1835-1839, of the Boot Fitters Society of Newark, New Jersey. In Rutgers Special Collections and University Archives. Available?
Banister Shoe Company Collection (1890-2016)
The Banister Shoe Company existed in Newark from 1844 until 1934. Newark Public Library collection. "Contents include15 shoe catalogues, advertising materials for merchants aimed at retailers, a catalogue from Marshall Fields (Chicago) featuring Banister shoes, magazine ads, several photographs, and research on the company by Timothy J. Crist, President of the Newark History Society."

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