Footnotes: Shoes with Stories to Tell
From XtraTufs to ice skates to sealskin boots, this exhibition showcases life in Alaska from the ground up. Each pair of footwear serves as a launching point for a story unique to Alaska’s history. Discover how one Mrs. Alaska paid homage to her state with custom-made high-heeled Xtratufs and how the military adopted shoe technology from Alaska Native designs. Highlights include the sneaker Binky the polar bear snatched from an Alaska Zoo visitor in 1994.
Created by shenning
625 C St.
Anchorage, AK 99501
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