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    • Merel Boudrie

      The Most Iconic Photos From Our Past - a boy receives a new pair of shoes during the WO II.

    • Javona Smith

      Historic photo of little boy happy to get a new pair of shoes

    • Jessica C. Ashworth

      Happy kid. This photograph entitled “Werfel’s first pair of new shoes”, appeared in the 1946 issue of Life magazine. Werfel, a six-year-old Austrian orphan, has just received his first new pair of shoes as part of the post-war relief effort of the American Red Cross.

    • ☆Rebella☆

      What an amazing picture! Little boy so happy with his new shoes during World War 2

    • Burnéd Shoés

      © Gerald Waller, 1946-47, New Shoes, Austria --- Six-year-old Austrian boy “Werfel” receiveing a new pair of shoes at the Am Himmel orphanage, donated by the Junior Red Cross in America. #redcross #austria #worldwarII #wwII #1940s #geraldwaller

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