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A Sears No 156 in Blanchester (maybe)

A Sears No 156 in Blanchester (maybe)

My last blog post was about an older Sears model, the No. 170, in Martinsville, Ohio.  On the same day trip, we (my friend Gretchen and I) drove the short distance to Blanchester to check out another possible Sears home, the No 156.     The Sears No. 156 was first offered in 1911 as […]

Three Sears Houses on Alton Ave (Dayton)

Three Sears Houses on Alton Ave (Dayton)

A few weeks ago, I gave a talk about Sears Houses at the 29th Annual Miami Valley Planning and Zoning Workshop in Dayton.   I was honored to be asked, as the workshop is a big deal in the local area, and it gave me the opportunity to show off some houses that are outside […]

Is That a Train Load of Sears Houses in Middletown?

Is That a Train Load of Sears Houses in Middletown?

A while back I was traveling through Middletown, Ohio with my daughter on the way to visit family in Cincinnati.  I had never really been to Middletown before.  It was only a word on the I-75 exit sign.  It’s an interesting town.  It seems to be built around old factories and railroad tracks.  Well, that […]