Trailer Travel: A Visual History of Mobile America
Trailer Travel showcases the rich visual history of America∆s enduring fascination with life on the road. Beautifully reproduced color and black-and-white images culled from public archives and the private collections of passionate trailerites vividly document the travel trailer∆s storied past.
This engaging volume offers a look at motor-camping trips in the early 1900s, the unparalleled innovations in trailer design during the thirties, rare and unique trailer models and interiors, and an extensive array of bold and graphic promotional material, literature, and postcards that illustrate the undeniable attraction of living on wheels. Trailer Travel is the perfect book for the fan of the open road and the fervent collector of trailer ephemera.
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Review: Trailer Travel: A Visual History of Mobile AmericaUser Review - Darlene Moore - Goodreads
A fun but very dated outlook on the first trailer explorers. A fun read, but the photos, illustrations and some of the writing will bring you back to the 50's era Read full review
Review: Trailer Travel: A Visual History of Mobile AmericaUser Review - Erika - Goodreads
This is a beautifully researched and illustrated book on the history of trailers -- a fascinating, uniquely American obsession encompassing innovative design, the romance of the road, self-sufficiency and a can-do spirit. A lot of fun to flip through as well as curl up with to read. Read full review