Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

CSS Alabama Leather Shoe

An incomplete left-footed leather shoe recovered from CSS Alabama.  The back section or heel cap and the front section is all that remains of the leather portion.  The leather is resting on the sole which is curved upward in the middle causing the shoe to be distorted.
Title: Leather Shoe from CSS Alabama
Caption: Leather shoe with sole
Description: An incomplete left-footed leather shoe, possibly worn by one of the crew members, was recovered from CSS Alabama.
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Topic
  • Underwater Archaeology
Document Type
  • Artifact
Wars & Conflicts
  • Civil War 1861-1865
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