Innovation

Levi Strauss Got Rich From Blue Jeans, But He Didn’t Invent Them

Here’s the story of how an American institution came about

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We’ve all heard of Levi Strauss. He’s the German immigrant who made his fortune during the California Gold Rush of the 1850s the old-fashioned way: selling things like clothing and blankets to the dreamers hoping to…

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Denise Shelton

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This pen’s for hire, even if I’m just writing in the dark. Find me at denisesheltonwrites.com.

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