The Past and The Curious: A History Podcast for Kids and Families
The Past and The Curious History Podcast for Kids
Episode 54: Gold!
Levi Strauss left his native Germany to escape discrimination, and then left New York for the opportunities of the American West. He lost some gold, but changed the world with his pants partnership. Ferminia Sarras was a miner from Nicaragua who didn't wear jeans, but rather a black taffeta dress (in the desert sun). Her successes were many, and they even named a town after her.
Author: Mick Sullivan
Published on Mar 26, 2021