Looking Back: Louis Corcoran

This black and white photograph is of Louis A. Corcoran. Mr. Corcoran started Corcoran Manufacturing Co. in Washington in 1926, which made various types of metal toys. He had three factories in Washington, first on 21st Street, then East Van Trees Street, and finally on Front Street. The Front Street factories made air conditioners, gas cans, etc. for the war effort, later sold to McCords.