Barefoot boy with a store-bought lunchbox

Grizzly Bluff, c. 1915

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One Response to Barefoot boy with a store-bought lunchbox

  1. godknot says:

    In 19th century Europe, if a boy had no shoes he it was thought he was too poor to afford them; in America they purposely made boys go barefoot to make them more rugged (thus bypassing the whole poverty issue entirely)

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