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The Sears Houses of Pleasant Ridge (Cincinnati)

The Sears Houses of Pleasant Ridge (Cincinnati)

Oh Cincinnati, I haven’t forgotten you.  In fact, no serious Sears House researcher would ever forget about Cincinnati.  Why?  Because it’s the home to the most Sears Houses ever built.  That have been located so far, that is. I’ve been on numerous day trips to Cincinnati to get pictures of some of the houses that […]

The one and only Sears Aurora (Cincinnati)

The one and only Sears Aurora (Cincinnati)

In 1918, Sears Roebuck added two new models to their Modern Homes catalog, The Aurora and The Carlton.  Both models were  Prairie Style designs, a type most often associated with Frank LLoyd Wright.  In fact, these homes do have a connection to Frank Lloyd Wright, as their architect has been determined to be John Van […]