Garway

Garway 1962 vintage travel trailer

Garway History Built in Elkhart, Indiana Years built 1960 for sure, that’s what mine is. and 1961, that’s what mine is. I have a 1965. I have a 1959. I… Continue reading Garway

Frolic

1965 Frolic

Frolic History Manufacturer Information 1984 Years built M-340-F-K Pictures/Videos 1966 Frolic You are all in for a treat! While at the Gilmore Car museum car show this past weekend I took some… Continue reading Frolic

Friendship

Friendship Mobile Homes, Inc Manufacturer Information Built in Friendship, WI Years built 1957- 1966? Models Low Profile Camper with Original Ice Box, Gas Range, and Lights. Pictures

Franklin

Vintage 1964 Franklin Camper Trailer

Franklin Franklin Coach Co. Nappanee, IN 46550 Ph. 574-773-4106 Founder: Paul Abel Manufacturer Information Taken from the company’s website http://www.franklincoachrv.com/ Franklin Coach Co., Inc. is one of the oldest R.V Manufacturers… Continue reading Franklin

Forester

Forester Vintage Travel Trailer

Forester History Company shut down before 1985. Not sure of exact date. Manufacturer Information FORESTER Campers were manufactured by FOREST CITY INDUSTRIES, located in Forest City, IA FORESTER Camper Frames were mfg… Continue reading Forester

Fleetwing

1968 Fleetwing Wren

Fleetwing Fleetwing Traveler / Fleetwing Mobile Homes, Inc. Manufacturer Information Elmer Weaver, founder of Yellowstone Coach in 1945 in Wakarusa, Indiana, sold that company sometime in the 1940s and moved… Continue reading Fleetwing

Fleet Manufacturing

Fleet Manufacturing CabinCar

Fleet Manufacturing Models 1946 Cabin Car – large style teardrop, looks like a woodie

Field & Stream

Field and Stream Travel Trailer Manufacturer Information Vacation Industries, Inc. – Gardena California Years built 1971 – 15′ 1980 – 13′ 1967 – 13’w/birch interior 1965 – 13′ with Ash… Continue reading Field & Stream

FAN

FAN (Franklin A. Newcomer) History FAN Coach Company was founded by Franklin A. Newcomer on May 16, 1954, and chose his initials for the company name. The “factory”, at first,… Continue reading FAN

Esta Villa

Esta Villa ESTA Villa Manufacturer Information Estevan Industries LTD Calgary, Alberta Canada Models 13ft Pictures Some owners A google search returned the following: “I rode down to Larrabee State Park,… Continue reading Esta Villa

EXCEL

Excel RVs Excel was originally formed in North Hollywood, CA in 1966; the factory address was 11491 Vanowen St., North Hollywood. (Visited the factory in August of 1967); my Parents… Continue reading EXCEL

Empire Trailers, Inc.

EMPIRE TRAILERS, INCORPORATED This Wiki is about Empire Trailers, Incorporated, 1949-1960. NOT Empire RV, Empire Recreational Vehicles, Incorporated, 1974-1994. NOT Empire Heavy Equipment Trailers, extant. Empire Trailers, Inc. was an American manufacturer of… Continue reading Empire Trailers, Inc.

Eljay

Eljay Manufacturer Information From the start ElJay trailers were designed for regional New England market, they were rare so today surviving models of Toaster, Pup, Birchwood Beauty are real jewels… ElJay trailers… Continue reading Eljay

Easy Travler

Easy Travler My title read ESTRA and later ESTR Elkhart, Indiana 1957-1960+? Models 12, 15 Straight bottom edge, no opening for wheels, small wheels Pictures

Yellowstone

Yellowstone Built 1945-1990 Yellowstone’s Slogan – “Good on the go and great when you get there” In 1945, Elmer Weaver organized the Yellowstone Coach Co. in Wakarusa. The Yellowstone travel… Continue reading Yellowstone

Dutch Craft

Dutch Craft Manufacturer Information FARENWALD ENTERPRISES, INC. MILLWOOD ROAD LANCASTER PA 17602 Years built 1967?- late 1970s Models Haven Metric Pictures Metric owned by Derik T. Price Metric1 – Saw… Continue reading Dutch Craft

Driftwood

Driftwood Manufacturer Information I have heard, but have not verified, that Driftwood was made by a company called Scully Industries in Indiana. made for at least 3 years 1966-1968 Pictures… Continue reading Driftwood

Dreamer

Dreamer Manufacturer Travel Industries Inc./ Bud Coons Mfg. Please note: The National Hot Rod Assn. archives for 1961 has an article about that years winner which lists one of the… Continue reading Dreamer

Deville

Deville Manufactured by Catolac Corporation, 9573 East Garvey Boulevard El Monte, California USA, GIlbert9-4319. History Looking for more historical information on DeVille trailers. Please post here if you can add… Continue reading Deville

Detroiter

Detroiter Manufacturer Information Built in Detroit Michigan Years built Detroiter was started in 1947 and stopped (sold out) somewhere in the mid 1980s. The very early trailers were little travel… Continue reading Detroiter

DeCamp

DeCamp History Herbert Mark Reeves Jr. moved to Elkart Indiana in 1952 and founded several area travel trailer companies, including Covered Wagon Travel Trailers, Easy Traveler, Bon-Aire Trailers and DeCamp… Continue reading DeCamp

Dalton

Dalton Manufacturer Information Built in El Monte, California USA. Years built 1955-1961 Pictures Some owners Paul Lacitinola www.vintagecampertrailers.com Cody Main www.old99w.weebly.com Clubs/Links www.cannedhamdecals.com Dalton decals for late 50’s early 60’s.

Cygnet

Cygnet Cygnet was both the model name and the company name. The campers were made in Woodstock,New Brunswick, Canada. History “cygnet” from Greek kyknos: a young swan Manufacturer Information The… Continue reading Cygnet

Cree

Cree Manufacturer Information Cree Coaches, Inc. Made in Marcellus Michigan by Howard Cree Cree had operated a travel trailer and cabin campground, Cree’s Log Cabin and Trailer Court, and had… Continue reading Cree

Corvette

Corvette Manufacturer Information Looking for history source information. Corvette trailers were made by the Sterling Company located in El Monte, California, a suburb of Los Angeles(“Teardrops and Tiny Trailers” by Douglas… Continue reading Corvette

Comet

Actually, as I am the youngest daughter of one of the owners, Comet was started in 1947 in Wichita, Kansas. It was there that they were produced until 1956 when… Continue reading Comet

Coachmen

RARE Vintage 1968 Coachmen Camper

Coachmen Manufacturer Information 1964 – present Coachmen Industries, Inc. – Middlebury, Indiana 1969 coachman tandem axle models Photos Clubs/Links www.cannedhamdecals.com Reproduction Coachmen decals

Chateau

Chateau It seems as though Chateau was bought out by Thor in the late 70’s. We are searching for any information on the early Chateau trailer campers. The inside of… Continue reading Chateau