Golden Bear Sportswear, one of the great heritage companies of America, was founded in San Francisco during the early 1920_s. Our classic, vintage American styling has always been the reason for the success and longevity of Golden Bear. In the early 1900_s, San Francisco's destination shipping industry created a market for durable dockworker jackets. Golden Bear jackets kept the longshoremen warm on cold and foggy San Francisco nights.
In the 1950_s we began to produce The Varsity Jacket, the Bomber Jacket, and the Motorcycle jacket. We made award jackets for high schools and colleges thru out the USA. In the 1960_s... (more)