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Fresno, California: Boy and the Boot

Fresno County Historical Museum

1121 S. Chance Ave., Fresno, CA
On exhibit inside the Fresno County Historical Museum as part of Fresno Courthouse Display. The museum is on the Fresno County Fairgrounds. You have to call in advance for access.
W, Sa 10-4 by appt only. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Donations welcome.
Boy and the Boot

The Boy with the Leaking Boot arrived in Fresno in 1895 as a public drinking fountain, purchased by the Salvation Army so that children would not be tempted to enter saloons for a drink of water.

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