Thursday, February 23, 2012

1901 Robert Krause Company Billhead featuring Crow Overalls

Illustrated billhead from The Robert Krause Company in Davenport, Iowa featuring Crow Overalls. Bill is dated February 5, 1901. Robert Krause was one of Davenport's most prominent businessmen. As well as founding the Krause Shirt Company along with his brother, he was also the vice president of the Citizens Savings Bank. At one time or another, each member of Krause's family held the position of president at the Krause Co.

The photos below were found on the Scott County Iowa USGenWeb Project site.

Robert Krause
The Robert Krause Company
The Robert Krause Company

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