History painting for Fellsmere Pond: Black line in a cross hatch technique was used to tell the story of Elisha Converse. Converse hired Frederick Olmsted to design a pond to protect the Boston Rubber Shoe Factory from another fire. I must buy a pair of Chuk Taylor's! Elisha Converse's fourth cousin started the Converse shoe factory.
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