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CLARK ROLLER AWNING COMPANY
Among the unique items marketed by the company was the "Clark Travelingman's Rope Fire Escape." Going beyond its title, the article was installed in colleges, schools and factories and benefited from its simplicity.
The business employed twenty people during the busy season and consumed 40,000 yards of material in all widths annually.
"Clark Tents and Awnings Are Used All Over the United States," Telegraph Herald, March 8, 1910, p. 1
The 1909 Dubuque City Directory gave the address of this business as 224-228 Iowa.
The 1911-12 through 1922 Dubuque City Directory stated that this business was located at 220-248 Iowa.