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At Mabee Farm, centuries of shoes on exhibit

Deborah Glen's shoes and dress from the 1740s are just some of the many items on display at the Mabee Farm's Franchere Center in Rotterdam Junction (Schenectady County Historical Society photo)
Deborah Glen's shoes and dress from the 1740s are just some of the many items on display at the Mabee Farm's Franchere Center in Rotterdam Junction (Schenectady County Historical Society photo)
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According to Jenna Peterson, assistant curator at the Schenectady County Historical Society, clothes can tell you a lot about a person. This Saturday at the Mabee Farm in Rotterdam Junction, the society will unveil its latest exhibit, showcasing a collection of shoes from three different centuries as well as two very special dresses. An opening reception for “The Story of Shoes: Walking, Working and Dancing Through the Ages” will be held today at the Orville ...

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