Denim: Cool Rags and Rides

July 29 - November 6, 2015

The "Cool Rags and Rides" exhibit features a history of how blue jeans impacted the future of the clothing industry, American culture, and the role Reno, Nevada played in that story. This exhibition highlights a variety of denim-related artifacts, including clothing dating as far back as the late 1800's.  See how pop culture was influenced by blue jeans in movies, the evolution of style and even in automobiles.  Exhibit includes the 1974 AMC Gremlin with a blue jean interior and a special "Levi's" optional trim package.