Pete Schneider's Shoe Shop


Address: 307 Bear Creek Ave., Morrison 80465

The structure was built with native sandstone in 1876 by Pete Christensen. The date and name of the contractor are inscribed in the sandstone in a decorative triangular gable above the door. Pete Christensen lived at 601 Bear Creek Avenue. The structure was built for Pete Schneider. The four Schneider brothers immigrated to America from Germany. Two of the brothers ranched in the Evergreen area, while Pete and his brother, Jake, were merchants in Morrison.
Quad Map/Date: Morrison, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S35, T4S, R70W
Elevation: c. 5750
Source: Site Form, Lorene Horton, Morrison Historical Committee of the Jefferson County Historical Society, Aug. 28, 1975, Hiwan Homestead Museum Linbrary
Last Modified: Mon, December 10 2012
 


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