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    • Hampton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hampton; Style: front gable, 1 story; Address: 319 Silver, Elgin; First owner: Bremmer, Henry C.; Documentation: owner found part number and verifies floor plan. Unique Sears front door; exterior detail matches catalog. 1st City Directory...
    • Hamilton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hamilton; Style: hipped, front dormer, 1.5 story; Address: 652 Grand, Elgin; First owner: Wahlster, Albert & Leona T.; Documentation: Owners neighbor says it is a Sears home. Exterior details match catalog photo. 1st City Directory listing:...
    • Hamilton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hamilton; Style: hipped roof, dormer, 1.5 story; Address: 300 Illinois, Elgin; First owner: Thornton, James M & Lillian; Documentation: part numbers on the rafters; 1st City Directory listing: 1925.
    • Josephine

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Josephine; Style: hipped roof, gabled porch, 1 story; Address: 1016 Hill, Elgin; First owner: Metz, Eugene & Josephine; Documentation: Unique Sears front door; exterior details match catalog photo. 1st City Directory listing: 1927.
    • Garfield

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Garfield; Style: American foursquare, 2 story, one dormer; Address: 390 Prairie, Elgin; First owner: Frank Lange; Documentation: exterior details match catalog; Historical notes: Listed in city directory as early as 1911, but in 1927 listing...
    • Hampton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hampton; Style: front gable, 1 story; Address: 559 Lincoln, Elgin; First owner: Perly, Alex & Esther; Documentation: Longtime Elgin resident heard it is a Sears house. Unique Sears front door, exterior detail matches catalog photo; 1st City...
    • Hamilton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hamilton; Style: hipped, front dormer, 1.5 story; Address: 680 S. Liberty, Elgin; First owner: Klingbiel, Henry A.; Documentation: Part numbers in basement. Sears door and window hardware throughout. Unique Sears front door. 1st City...
    • Grant

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Grant; Style: front gable, 1 story; Address: 630 Wright, Elgin ; First owner: Greenawalt, Fred P. & Cora; Documentation: current owner found part numbers on planks. Historical notes: previous owner Henry (Hank) Wacker who lived there from...
    • Hamilton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hamilton; Style: hipped, front dormer, 1 story; Address: 1135 Morton, Elgin; First owner: Meuser, Edward & Catherine; Documentation: owner saw part numbers in basement and attic. 1st City Directory listing: 1923.
    • Hamilton

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Hamilton; Style: hipped, front dormer, 1.5 story; Address: 39W230 McDonald RD., Elgin; First owner: Olson, John & Augusta; Documentation: previous owner said is Sears house. Exterior detail matches catalog photo. No part numbers visible....
    • Josephine

    • Dwellings
    • Model: Josephine Style: Hipped, Gabled Porch, 1 story Address: 406 Adams, Elgin First owner: Brown, Earl D. 1st City Directory Listing: 1927 Documentation: Current owner reports oral history of GW Brown building this house and 400 Adams for his...

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