Leas and McVitty Oak Tanners


“Leas and McVitty Incorporated Oak Tanners” over a much more modern painted sign. This office on Vine was the home office for multiple tanneries. The business was in operation from the mid 1800s to the 1960s.

Orianna Street at Vine Street [map]


One response to “Leas and McVitty Oak Tanners”

  1. Jim says:

    This is Leas and McVitty Tanners.
    This office on Vine was the home office for a 5 factory operation in Virginia. The business lasted from the 1850’s to the 1960’s.
    My grandfather, James T. Jenkins, worked for them as a Plant Manager with 50 years of service to the company.

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