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8 hours ago Browse 50 sears catalog stock photos and images available, or start a new search to explore more stock photos and images. Picture of latest fashions on cover of Sears & Roebuck catalog. Cover of a Sears Roebuck & Co. …

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4 hours ago Sears Catalog ‘Kit Homes’ From the Early 20th Century. Sears Catalog Homes (sold under the Sears Modern Homes name) were catalog and kit houses sold primarily through mail order by Sears, Roebuck and Company, an …

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7 hours ago Year built: Thornton points out that while Sears sold Building materials as early as in the 1895 Sears and Roebuck Company catalog, pre-cut "kit" residential …

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6 hours ago The 1897 Sears, Roebuck and Co. Catalog Recently my local historical society had its annual yard sale. One of the items I bought was a reprint of this famous catalog. It was recreated by Fred L. Israel of the City College of New York. It is 786 pages long (including the index). I have copies some of the pages to give you an

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1 hours ago Department store chain founded in 1893 as a mail order business; one of the largest retailers in the United States. Collection consists of seasonal catalogs and wish books spanning the years 1910-1994. Catalogs featured the full range of items sold by Sears, from clothing to appliances and toys, and served as a bridge between the company's walk-in department stored and direct …

Catalog record: 002582758
EAD ID: searscatalogs
Collection ID: RL.01161
Total components: 54

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9 hours ago The Sears catalog was a familiar household tome for decades, but the 1975 edition contained something extra, according to sharp-eyed sleuths. On the page displaying men's underwear, page 602, a suspicious shadow, or object, seemed to show a man's exposed private area. His package, unwrapped. His junk.

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1 hours ago 11 Unbelievable Items from the Sears Catalog. Published from 1888 to 1993, the Sears catalog featured everything from sewing machines, clothes, and sporting goods to cars, houses, and livestock. The Sears catalog is a great chronicle of our country’s history, as told through everyday items sold to ordinary people.

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9 hours ago Sears Modern Homes 1927 : Sears, Roebuck & Co : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive The Sears Modern Homes catalog from 1927. The cover house is …

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9 hours ago The second belonged to the man on page 602 of the 1975 fall/winter Sears catalog. My mom was ten in 1975, and the catalog was a stock fixture in the powder room magazine racks of America. The

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2 hours ago I am sure every teenage boy during the 70's and 80's went through this rite of passage - the lingerie section of the Sears Catalog. The progession goes something like: Sears catalog, Playboy, Penthouse, High Society, Hustler and so on. And apachedug, you hit the nail on the head. I have always been a sucker for panty hose.

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Just Now Origins: A. page advertising mens’ shirts, boxers, and briefs in Sears’ 1975 Fall-Winter catalog displayed a picture of two male models, one …

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7 hours ago Early Sears catalogs billed themselves as the “Cheapest Supply House on Earth” or “the Book of Bargains,” and featured a mind-boggling …

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7 hours ago Thanks for sharing your Sears memories! I'm pretty sure it's a real color photo, but this one's typical of the oversaturated color you sometimes see in 50's publications. I have another photo of an early 60's Sears catalog counter where the colors are different still, so they must have used a number of different color and decor schemes.

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5 hours ago Sears has opened the doors to its vast archival collection and invited the public to peek inside. More than 100 years of stories, product and brand histories, photographs, catalog images and more are now available online.

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5 hours ago A while back I brought up the Catalog of Shame.Sears and JC Penney catalogs lingerie sections were familiar stroking stomping grounds for young boys coming of age back in the days before the internet. Indeed, you might say the Montgomery Wards bra section was a rite of passage for young lads of the seventies. or you might just say it was a primitive 1970s …

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8 hours ago All information and pictures (with the exception of the top image) were obtained by the Bounty Edition reprint of the 1902 Sears, Roebuck Catalogue. Top image courtesy of …

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4 hours ago Sears has opened the doors to its vast archival collection and invited the public to peek inside. More than 100 years of stories, product and brand histories, photographs, catalog images and more are now available online.

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8 hours ago Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalog in 1900. Bettmann/ Getty. Sears' main goal was to ensure every customer would come back. In fact, he included the words "We Can't Afford to Lose a Customer" on the front page of several catalogs. In 1903, one catalog even read, "Your money back if you are not satisfied."

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5 hours ago The Vintage Machinery Photo Index is a place where members of this site can submit photos of old woodworking machinery. The Index is a valuable resource in that visitors to this site can see examples of machinery made by many different manufacturers. (early) Nylander, Chet: 06/26/2021: Table Saw: 103.23420: 7" 1948: n/a: Bailey, Don

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3 hours ago 1960 Sears Christmas Book. All catalog thumbnails below. Click any thumbnail below to open full size image in a new browser tab.

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9 hours ago From a printed mailer in 1888 to the final publication in 1993, the Sears Catalog has grown into an important record of what life was like through the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Beginning with mail order goods the company followed the railroad in America’s westward expansion and quickly became a national institution providing a wide

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Just Now Ladies Wrapper for $1.49 – Historic Catalogs of Sears, Roebuck and Co. Spring 1905. In 1896, Sears Roebuck employed 500 people at the Fulton store including 30 stenographers, 25 corresponding clerks, 12 expert buyers, and 12 mail clerks. They had four large elevators travelling from floor to floor in the building.

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3 hours ago Jun 11, 2013 - Explore orangevintage's board "VINTAGE SEARS CATALOGS!!", followed by 168 people on Pinterest. See more ideas about sears catalog, vintage fashion, vintage outfits.

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7 hours ago Sears Homes were kit homes that were sold right out of the pages of the Sears Roebuck catalog in the early 1900s. More than 370 designs of kit homes were offered – everything ranging from Arts and Crafts bungalows to foursquares to Colonial Revivals. These homes came in 30,000-piece kits and were shipped to all 48 states.

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8 hours ago Sears Catalog 1976 -77: Sears 1977-78 camera catalog: Toronto Camera Centre - 1971: Sears 1981 - 1982: Toronto Camera Centre - 1972 * * Snap Shots Magazine 1929, 1931: Webbs Photo Catalog ('60's) * * Wholesale Radio Services - 1938

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3 hours ago Catalog by Sears, Roebuck and Company. Topics Mail-order business, Commercial catalogs Publisher [Chicago] Sears, Roebuck and Co. Collection university_of_illinois_urbana-champaign; americana Digitizing sponsor University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Alternates Contributor

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3 hours ago 1970 Sears Christmas Book. All catalog thumbnails below. Click any thumbnail below to open full size image in a new browser tab.

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6 hours ago The 1943 Sears News Graphic wrote that the Sears catalog, “serves as a mirror of our times, recording for future historians today’s desires, habits, customs, and mode of living.”. In addition to recording the changing scene in America, the Sears catalogs represent the work and efforts of thousands of Americans. Edgar Rice Burroughs, who later wrote the Tarzan …

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1 hours ago Sold under the Sears Modern Homes brand, the kits soon became a huge hit; selling thousands of homes all across the country in the company’s 33-year history. For this week’s listing of the week, we decided to find seven charming Sears Catalog homes you can actually buy today. 1. 920 North Madison Avenue, Anderson, Indiana

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9 hours ago The object in question appeared in the Sears catalog for fall/winter 1975 in a photo of two guys modeling underwear. It’s extremely faint; Sears clearly had a lot of customers who scrutinized those underwear ads. (Probably the same people you’d see in the Craftsman section looking at the big tools.) Once you do see it, you don’t have much

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Just Now In early November 1908, Richard Sears resigned his position at Sears. He guided the company for almost twenty years and now wanted to relax and begin enjoying his life. His legacy lasts in the words, descriptions, and product offerings found in …

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9 hours ago The lifetime of Sears has spanned and embodied the rise of modern American consumer culture. The 130-year-old mass merchandiser that was once the largest retailer in the United States is part of

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7 hours ago Sears, Roebuck and Co. Mail-order Barns. This 1935 photo shows an early Sears, Roebuck mail-order barn owned by Richard Sass, Mackinaw Road, Pinconning, since 1964. Men pictured are currently unidentified. It is known, however, that this barn was initially erected by Pinconning postal worker Arthur Durkee.

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3 hours ago Ruth Parrington, librarian in the art department of the Chicago PublicLibrary, studies early Sears Roebuck catalogs. The catalog Miss Parrington holds features 1902 Ladies Stylish shown in an

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Just Now As Sears stores are closing, there is one Sears product that may stand the test of time. Do you remember when Sears sold “kit homes”? It may have been before your time, as they were popular in the early 1900s. In those days, you could order a printed catalog from Sears, Roebuck, and Company and look at different types of homes.

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8 hours ago The name of the store was shortened to just Sears in the early 1970s, though the official name of the company remained Sears, Roebuck and Company until the 1980s. In 1993 an era ended when Sears stopped producing its catalogues. In 2005, Sears was merged into the K-Mart Corporation. Written by fuzzylizzie

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3 hours ago 52 page Sears catalog from 1975, big and tall men, with lots of really retro stuff! This Vintage 1960 Fingerhut mail-order department store catalog, photos & prices. 1960 Fingerhut catalog, with lots of retro items early 1970 Sears & Roebucks big …

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8 hours ago Vintage Sears 1973 catalog spring summer LookBackVintage 5 out of 5 stars (769) $ 24.00. Add to Favorites Antique CdV photos of Victorian era groups of children, men, women school class 1800’s-early 1900’s LeFemmeMetale $ 15.00 FREE shipping Late 1800s-Early 1900’s Famous Author Card Game lot (8 cards), Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ralph

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Just Now Growing-up in Alabama in the early 1940's, living on Main Street and being told 'we live in a Sears & Roebuck house' was always fascinating to me. One year while helping my father do some electrical work in the attic, he pointed out to me a 'brand' on one of the roof beans with a 'model number' written clearly for anybody to see.

Reviews: 205
Format: Spiral-bound
Author: Roebuck and Co. Sears

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3 hours ago Sears Wallpaper Catalogs. The Great Collection of Sears Wallpaper Catalogs for Desktop, Laptop and Mobiles. We've gathered more than 5 Million Images uploaded by our users and sorted them by the most popular ones. Follow the vibe and change your wallpaper every day! sears. catalog.

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7 hours ago 1896 – Sears begins charging 25 cents for its catalog (the fee was applied to orders exceeding $10) 1904 – Spiegel expands into mail order. 1913 – US Post Office begins parcel post. 1963 – JC Penney issues its first catalog. 1985 – Ward drops its catalog.

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Just Now In the early 1900s, Sears sold thousands of homes around the U.S. through its mail-order catalogs. Many of those houses are still around, and their owners are saddened by the retailer's bankruptcy.

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5 hours ago Hardware,light fixtures, room layout -- nothing had changed. Standing in the living roomof that house, holding a 1922 Sears Modern Homes catalog in my hands, I sawthat the room view before my eyes matched the catalog's interior photos of TheStarlight. It was a wonderful thing. For a moment, I had stepped right into thepages of my 1922 Sears

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5 hours ago The Sears catalog and mail order system became an integral part of family life in the midwestern United States. When I was a young boy in California in the 1940s and early 1950s, the Sears catalog definitely played a prominent role in our household. Sears products were everywhere. Our appliances and vacuum cleaner were Kenmore.

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What is a Sears Catalog Home?

Sears Catalog Homes (sold under the Sears Modern Homes name) were catalog and kit houses sold primarily through mail order by Sears, Roebuck and Company, an American retailer.

What was the object seen in the Sears catalog in 1975?

The object in question appeared in the Sears catalog for fall/winter 1975 in a photo of two guys modeling underwear. It’s extremely faint; Sears clearly had a lot of customers who scrutinized those underwear ads. (Probably the same people you’d see in the Craftsman section looking at the big tools.)

What was the first color Sears catalog?

In 1897, Sears published its first color section, selling shoes in multiple colors. Colored Sears catalog in 1957. Sears continued to experiment with colors in the catalog, printing colored and textured wallpaper samples in the book in 1905 and paint samples in 1908.

How much did Sears make from its catalog sales in 1931?

Even in the depths of the Great Depression in 1931, Sears’ catalog, retail and factory profits totaled more than $12 million, or more than $201 million in 2018 dollars. That year marked the first year retail sales outstripped catalog sales.

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