|O'Keefe & Merritt main manufacturing plant . Photo 1954
|O' Keefe & Merritt Company in Los Angeles
O'Keefe & Merritt offices and manufacturing plants in
Los Angeles . Main building was located at 3700 E.
Photo taken April 2008
|Beginnings of O' Keefe & Merritt Company dates as far
as one of the hardest times in USA history, it was when
our land was recovering from humanitarian and
economical crisis. That was the time two brave smart
man Mr.Keefe & Mr. Merritt salesman and mechanic for
Boyle Manufacturing decided to make offer to owner of
the Boyle Manufacturing and start their own business .
.the O'Keefe & Merritt Company (At that time were both
working for the company for over 7 years )
O' Keefe & Merritt ranges always
featured state of art technology.
Modern models. Round non-clog
burners. Extra large cooking tops. Full
insulated ovens. In-a-drawer smokeles
broillers. Non-tip oven racks. Flash
lighters. Oven regulators. Condiment
sets. Cooking light. Electric appliance
plug. Beautiful perfect enamel finishes..
Minute minder, measured time clocks.
Designed to make cooking a pleasure.
Variety of models to suit to any
customer and their purse!
Today O'Keefe & Merritt antique stoves
are still ones of the best quality ranges
ever made in the USA and their value is
growing with time.