Boys learn shoemaking

#Picture Number TP173

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Victorian illustration to download showing a picture of boys at the Gordon Boys’ Home, founded in 1886 as a memorial to Gordon of Khartoum to give education and trade instruction to needy boys. They are being taught by their instructor how to make shoes; he wears his uniform of Glengarry cap and tartan trousers.