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Reading Blue Jeans: Clothing and Culture

24 minutes 20 seconds

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Inscribed on every pair of jeans is the story of how a worker's garment became one of the most universal fashions of the world. The biography of the blue jean is the story of changing attitudes toward work, fashion, leisure and gender.

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Runtime: 24 minutes 20 seconds

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