Historical Figure Facebook Project
By Daijha Hawkins
Crossroads@Meade (Philadelphia, PA)
i chose levi strauss cause i like his jeans like how he was so into making new jean i like how he made his jeans fitted he said he wanted to make people not only like his jeans but to ''love'' them he wanted people to have jeans for a long time.
In early 1853, he headed out to San Francisco to sell goods to the thriving mining trade. Strauss ran his own wholesale dry goods company as well as acted as his brothers' West Coast agent. Using a series of different locations in the city over the years, he sold clothing, fabric, and other items to small shops in the region.