Friday, March 19, 2010
The Sole of Birmingham: History of Sherman Shoes Exhibit
The Birmingham Historical Museum & Park Michigan will host The Sole of Birmingham: History of Sherman Shoes Exhibit through to 5th June. The exhibition explores and chronicles Sherman Shoes, the first family shoe business in Detroit In 1957 the company expanded into Birmingham and then the entire Metro-Detroit area. The exhibit features historic photographs, memorabilia, and vintage shoes from D. Larry Sherman’s personal collection. This includes a size 23 Converse All-Star shoe worn by Detroit Pistons great Bob 'The Dobber'Lanier.