Kit Homes of Ann Arbor: a Historical Tour
Thursday June 8, 2017: 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
Join kit house researchers Andrew and Wendy Mutch and learn about the fascinating history of catalog and kit homes, including Michigan's role in the kit house industry.
The presentation explores the steps of buying and building a catalog house through the story of one Ann Arbor family's home. Attendees will also be taken on a photographic tour of some of the more than 200 catalog and kit houses located in and around Ann Arbor.
Andrew and Wendy Mutch are kit house enthusiasts, researchers and owners of a 1926 Sears Roebuck “Hamilton” kit house in Novi.