The state archives description: "The impressive department store of Sears, Roebuck & Co. in Miami as one of the outstanding Sears stores in the country. The plant with parking areas covers parts of two blocks. The front N. E. 13th to 14th Streets on Biscayne Blvd. 92,000 sq. ft. of selling space carries all lines of merchandise. The store is noted for its beauty and tropical atmosphere. While located in Miami, it is also easily accessible to Miami Beach."