Mail-Order Homes: Sears Homes and Other Kit Houses (Shire Library USA) http://inewbook.space/?book=0747810486
Josie’s song performed at the OOMPA Musician’s Showcase in Mt. Sinai, NY, November 26, 2016 with Mike DiGeronimo on Drums and Evan Gould on percussion.
Sear’s Kit House, an original and tribute to life on Long Island. First performed solo by Josie at the FMSH Huntington Folk Festival and then as Duo Bello at our Sear’s Kit House on July 30, 2016.
Five Akiba-Schechter students went to the State History Fair in Springfield, IL to share their projects. Here is Lilit’s (6th). Enjoy!
Early Kit House near Burnsville, NC.
The Vallonia – Exterior paint in Colonial Yellow At the prices quoted we will furnish all the material to build this five-room ($1963.00) or eight-room ($2291.00) bungalow. Roofing: Best grade clear red cedar shingles. Siding: 1/2 by 4 inch clear Cypress or Red Cedar, bevel. Flooring: Clear Oak – Living Room and Dining Room, Clear Maple – Kitchen and bathroom, Clear Yellow Pine – balance of rooms. Narcissus Design Hardware. Prices do not include cement, brick and plaster.
Segment of the Jean Shepherd 1976 movie, “Phantom Of the Open Hearth”. Sears Roebuck Kit House.
Two architects are giving away their house in pricey Arlington, Virginia, but there’s one condition — whoever takes it is responsible for moving it. Two architects are giving away their client’s house in pricey Arlington, Virginia, but there’s one condition — whoever takes it is responsible for moving it. Getting rid of houses is common in the area, as most purchase the property based on its location. Typically, however, they just bulldoze whatever’s currently standing on it. The new owner was willing to work with the architects who feel this house is special and should be preserved as a piece [More]
Here is an all stone American foursquare house in the Sears & Roebuck catalog line. It is design # 209 in the 1913 catalog. It is a sturdy house model with 5 bedrooms and only 1 bathroom. The tour shows a living, dining rooms and a kitchen. The rest are halls and bedrooms. Enjoy