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  • Sunset Magazine, February 1937 Vintage Trailers

    Sunset Magazine, February 1937 Issue Vintage trailer advertisements and article:              

  • THE Illustrated Field Guide to VINTAGE TRAILERS

    ——100s OF POPULAR, RARE, AND UNIQUE TRAILERS IDENTIFIED—— Thompson, Bob & Jameson, Carl (2019). THE Illustrated Field Guide to VINTAGE TRAILERS.…

  • TRAILER WAYS & DAZE! Stop-Look-Laugh

    TRAILER WAYS & DAZE! Stop-Look-Laugh Cartoons Drawn by Hank Roesler Copyright by Hank Roesler 1955 Published by Trail-R-Club of America America’s…

  • THE ORIGINAL TRAILER

    This article appeared in the very first issue of the Trailer Topics Magazine in May of 1937, page 8. The…

  • VIntage Trailer Funnies 1937

    These cartoons appeared in various trailer magazines and publications before they were vintage…     With this cartoon Trailer Travel…

  • Past Galloping Bungalows Curiosity Continues Today

    Many trailerites, like ourselves, take pride and enjoyment displaying and sharing our vintage trailers at events and rallies or while…

  • Tales Along EL CAMINO SIERRA Book & Roadtrippin’

    Tales Along EL CAMINO SIERRA by David & Gayle Woodruff Copyright 2017 El Camino Sierra Publishing We often travel north…

  • A Home on Wheels

    [We enjoy collecting ephemera when it involves the history of trailers and early trailer houses (motorhomes). We’ve had this little…

  • 1936 AIRSTREAM SILVER CLOUD: THE OLDEST FACTORY-PRODUCED AIRSTREAM STILL IN EXISTENCE?

    IS THIS 1936 AIRSTREAM SILVER CLOUD (Wooden) THE OLDEST AIRSTREAM FACTORY-PRODUCED TRAILER STILL IN EXISTENCE? (Portions of this article appeared…

  • HAMPSON’S HOME-A-LONG TRAILER HISTORY

    Home-A-Long Trailer History* There are times when the…