Tag Archive | Sears Winona

A day trip to the West side of Cincinnati

A day trip to the West side of Cincinnati

You’ve heard the old saying…….”You’ve seen one, you’ve seen them all”. Not so with Sears Houses.  With over 350 models offered over the 32 years that Sears, Roebuck sold houses as kits through their mail order catalog, there’s pretty much no way a researcher can say they’ve seen them all.  Heck, with 99 of those models […]

It’s getting closer…….in Dayton

It’s getting closer…….in Dayton

You would think that with over 1600 Sears Roebuck kit homes already identified in Ohio, I wouldn’t have any trouble finding one to show here. But when one of them tugs at your heart strings, it deserves a repeat blog post. A while back, I stopped and took pictures of a nearly catalog perfect Sears […]

More Sears Houses in Middletown

More Sears Houses in Middletown

January is traditionally the month when I purge, organize, and declutter.  Or maybe I should say, I make an attempt to purge, organize, and declutter.  Mostly I read a lot of articles on how to go about it, but like most people, I find it difficult to find the place to start. I consider myself […]

Saying Goodbye to a Sears Winona in Dayton

Saying Goodbye to a Sears Winona in Dayton

Wayne Ave. is a busy four lane thoroughfare in Dayton.  Loads of cars zoom down the part of Wayne that connects Downtown to it’s closest southern neighborhoods of South Park and Walnut Hills.   A good bit of Wayne Ave. in that area is older business  and multi-family buildings, but there are some single family […]