1927 Motor Coach, Flordellen

In 1927 Leonard S. Whittier, of Elmira, New York, had a custom built recreation vehicle, long before it became part of the American way of life. The traveling home was christened “Flordellen” using the name of his wife, Florence, son David Lane and his own. Although none of the pictures obtained thus far show any… Continue reading 1927 Motor Coach, Flordellen

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Bob Muncy has completed the book “Silver Avions and Cayos” and it can be ordered by phoning (828) 963-6487. Below is some information about the book’s content and the writing process. Bob and Jewel Dee have been great promoters of the vintage trailering through the Silver Avion Fellowship and TCT. A REVIEW AND SOME THOUGHTS… Continue reading “SILVER AVIONS AND CAYOS” by Robert J. Muncy

TCT Hall of Fame new member – David Thornberg

David and Janice Thornburg was inducted in to the TCT Hall of Fame at the Annual Gathering. Terry added a brief bio and note from David to our Hall of Fame listing. Added to our member page, at the bottom is the hall of fame… https://tincantourists.com/wiki-backup/doku.php?id=listing_of_tct_member_pages Tags: TCT

Tin Can Tourists Meet in Sandusky

From August 3 to 17, 1936, the Tin Can Tourists of America had their summer convention at the Erie County Fairgrounds in Sandusky, Ohio. Over 1,500 members traveled with their trailers for the outing. The Sandusky Chamber of Commerce cooperated with the Tin Can Tourists in planning the event, and the city of Sandusky provided… Continue reading Tin Can Tourists Meet in Sandusky