I had the great fortune of being able to see the inside of Alfred Sargent's shoe factory. It was a wonderful hub of activity, so many machines, and so many people necessary to complete each intricate step.
There were far too many images to upload here - I'll put the full set on my main page very soon! This is part of a larger project documenting the skill that goes into quality manufacturing processes. It's been very humbling so far - I love watching people work so intricately with their hands.