History. A traditional women's Genoese dress in "blue jeans" (1890s)
May 20, 1873 marked an historic day: the birth of the blue jean. It was on that day
that Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis obtained a U.S. patent on the process of ...
Feb 27, 2015 ... If you ask someone why they wear blue jeans and they reply "because they're
comfortable," they are lying to you in a way that is so total and ...
May 20, 2015 ... Strauss secured the patent for blue jeans on May 20,1873.
Jul 28, 2006 ... Fascinating facts about the invention of Blue Jeans by Jacob Davis and Levi
Strauss in 1873.
History of Jeans and Denim. Blue Jeans. Jeans are pants made from denim or
dungaree cloth. They were invented by Jacob Davis and Levi Strauss in 1873
Sep 26, 2011 ... Photo courtesy American History Museum. On the 109th anniversary of Levi
Strauss' death, his chief product—blue jeans—have become a $91 ...
Sep 18, 2014 ... Who would have thought a pair of pants would morph into an icon? Here, a few
highlights in the long story of an American pioneer.
When their patent expired, however, dozens of other manufacturers began to
copy their clothing. By that time, the public routinely referred to blue jeans as “
Levi Strauss invented blue jeans - the history of denim.