The Sears House – A Brief History

 

The enormous influence of the railroad is once again felt in the popularity of kit homes sold through the Sears and Roebuck Company.  From 1908 through 1940 over 70,000 “Sears Catalog Homes” aka “Sears Modern Homes” were sold in North America.  

Here’s the story…

 

 

 

Sears Kit House - Dutch Colonial

Sears Kit House - Dutch Colonial

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