The blue collar shirt and the denim jean are iconic in American history. You can see them starring in cinema, classic literature, and the public imagination, taking center stage in the heart of our culture. Workwear has helped define true American values from as far back as the 18th century. In honor of our proud past in rugged working clothes, Dickies has created an infographic chronicling our history with our favorite workwear, from the dawn of the Industrial Revolution all the way up through 2016. From the earliest factory days to the latest in fashion statements and advances in utility and safety, learn all about how workwear has evolved!