February 18, 2020
Aladdin Kit Houses Travel the Globe
Logistically it would not have been complicated for the U.S. kit home manufacturers to ship their products abroad. We have ample evidence th...
February 4, 2020
Why Does Chicago Have So Few Sears Homes?
As of the date of this writing, here are the highest Sears house totals for the Chicago metro area. Notice anything surprising? How...
January 21, 2020
How is This Sears Corona Connected to Pee-wee's Playhouse?
2301 Jefferson, Gary. Capture from Google Streetview. Sears Corona from the 1918 Modern Homes catalog. The Sears Corona is a Cra...
January 6, 2020
Distinctive Sears Kilbournes in the Suburbs
Sears Roebuck sold the Kilbourne gabled bungalow from 1920 to 1930. It was named after Kilbourne Avenue in Chicago. "The Kilbourne...
December 9, 2019
The Top Five Articles of 2019
Once again the holiday season is approaching and with it, the end of another year. It's time to reveal our top five most popular article...
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