Monthly Archives: April 2009


Galloping Bungalows

TCT is pleased to announce that author, David Thornburg, will be attending the 12th Annual Gathering. Mr. Thornburg is the author of Galloping Bungalows. This book was the source for much of the historical information Jeri and I have referenced regarding the Tin Can Tourists. Mr. Thornburg will be available for […]



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Life Magazine Jan 30, 1939

  The article reads: 645 Tourist Trailers Jam the Tampa Municipal Park The white oblongs in the airview above are the roofs of 645 trailers assembled in Tampa, Fla., for the 19th annual convention of the Tin Can Tourists of the World. Beside them are the darker rectangles of their […]