Denim : The Story of Blue Jeans

1853 Levis Strauss factory

By Juliet Franks | Published 31st July 2018 | Full size is 711 × 483 pixels

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1853, Bavarian-born Levi Strauss moves to Gold Rush era San Francisco to open a dry goods business. He sold clothes, boots and other goods to the small retail stores of the American West. Image from