Monthly Archives: January 2017

98th Winter Convention Special Presentation

“Are We There Yet?” America’s Offbeat Roadside Attractions   “Are We There Yet?”  A one hour Power Point historical presentation on luring families into strange, wonderful, and just plain weird tourist traps. Presenter – Hunt Jones As of the January 24th, seventy units have registered for the Convention. A tentative […]

Congratulations to Photo Contest winners!

Thanks to all who participated. It was a good way to learn about the new software. I’ll email the winners a $20 coupon to purchase a membership or anything else they’d like to buy off of the TCT website. The winners are: “Maggie Pie” by MARY RODZEWICZ – Category: Ready […]


BOWLUS, THEN AND NOW—PART 2 When we last left our hero, Hawley Bowlus was an innovator in trailer traveling in the mid-1930s, and building his Road Chiefs using the most advanced technology and materials available. His trailers were a monocoque design, that “nobody had ever heard of it unless you […]

Photo Contest voting is now open

The Photo Contest voting is now open. Place your votes for your favorite vintage trailer images. We have almost 80 images in 6 categories, so take a look at images in all the categories: Silver Palaces – for Aluminum riveted trailers Mobile Mansions – for trailers and RVs 20ft and […]