Hot on the heels of the discovery of Dr. C.A. Morsman’s camping trailer of 1910 comes an even earlier four-wheeled automobile trailer from Los Angeles in 1906. It’s one of the earliest ever photos of an American auto-drawn RV.
This is another important discovery in RV history because it forms a ‘missing link’ in the transition from American horse-drawn camping wagons to automobile camping trailers at the start of the twentieth century. So is this new discovery now the oldest known automobile camping trailer? Read on.