Pete Schneider’s Shoe Shop

Address307 Bear Creek Ave., Morrison 80465
QuadMorrison, 1965 (1994)
SectionS35, T4S, R70W
Elevationc. 5750
SourceSite Form, Lorene Horton, Morrison Historical Committee of the Jefferson County Historical Society, Aug. 28, 1975, Hiwan Homestead Museum Linbrary
Initialdate1998-07-16 00:00:00-06
Latestdate2012-12-10 00:00:00-07
HistoryThe 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.