W.T. Letts, who had immigrated here from England, began this company|
It was later turned over to his son Joe Letts, Sr
When he retired, his sons Joe Letts, Jr. and Warren Letts took it over the business
Letts Box Company manufactured wooden boxes, such as egg crates, fruit boxes, chicken coops, pint berry boxes, etc.
By the mid 1960's, the demand for wooden boxes declined greatly, everyone began using cardboard and paper boxes,
the business was dissolved in 1967
Check out the neat brick street
The structure no longer exists, it was removed during the construction of I-229