Tag Archive | Sears Gladstone

The Sears Houses in Garden Acres (Springfield)

The Sears Houses in Garden Acres (Springfield)

Hey there, my few and faithful followers.  What a year this is turning out to be, huh?  I know you all have a story to tell about how your lives have been affected by the events that have occurred in 2020.  I do, too, but one thing I didn’t expect to happen was that my […]

A Sears Gladstone in Springfield

A Sears Gladstone in Springfield

My last blog post was about a lovely Sears Langston model in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky.  The Langston had what I call a companion model, the Gladstone. Sears altered the floor plan of the Langston a bit, updated the look of the front porch,  renamed the house the Gladstone, then offered it in subsequent years. I already […]

Over the River – part 2- Ft Mitchell, KY

Over the River – part 2- Ft Mitchell, KY

  My last post showed several Sears Houses I spotted while driving (Google and for real) in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky, a lovely community just a few miles south of the Ohio River.  I promised to post the rest, and here they are, except for one, which I will feature separately. As in my last post, […]

Sears Houses in Hamilton (the city, not the county)

Sears Houses in Hamilton (the city, not the county)

I’ve been doing loads of mortgage record research over the past several months, most of it in the Cincinnati area.  But last fall, I did make a trip to the Butler Co. Record Center, and found quite a few mortgages for building materials or house kits from Sears Roebuck. These mortgages were recorded between 1921 […]