Sundowner

Sundowner Sundowner built by Davenport Manufacturing Company in the mid 60’s in Watsonville California. Information provided by Brad Davenport, son of the founders of the company. Brad found one of… Continue reading Sundowner

Terry Classic

Terry Classic Heartland brought back the Terry after acquiring Fleetwood February 10, 2017 by Dave Barbulesco of RV Business News Elkhart, Ind.-based Heartland Recreational Vehicles LLC has rolled out an iconic badge… Continue reading Terry Classic

Utopia

Utopia The Utopia was built by the Utopia Coach Corp in Elkhart IN 1965-1969 Models Panoramic of various sizes Features Large “panoramic” front windows and trunk back – angular canned… Continue reading Utopia

Utopia

Utopia The Utopia was built by Coach Corp in Elkart IN, the went out of business in the 70’s Models Panoramic with various lenths Brochure Here is a 1968 Utopia… Continue reading Utopia

Red Dale

Red Dale Manufacturer Information Red Guthrie and Dale Martfeld began RV manufacturing in a building previously used as a chicken house. The first Recreational Vehicle they built was a fold-down… Continue reading Red Dale

Nu Wa

Nu-Wa Nu-Wa Campers, Inc. / Nu-Wa Industries, Inc. Located in Chanute, Kansas NuWa (pronounced “New Way” as in “New Way of Camping” coined circa 1965) 1966-2013 These guys did it… Continue reading Nu Wa

Northwest Coach

Northwest Coach El Monte, California Manufacturer Information Northwest made trailer and pickup campers. The trailers had low profiles and a winged logo in the front. In the mid-60s they started… Continue reading Northwest Coach

Norris

NORRIS History The NORRIS story begins in the 1950’s in Eastern Tennessee, where our entire operation still remains today. NORRIS was founded by the Gose family, whose members fished and trapped… Continue reading Norris

Cougar

Cougar Manufactured  by M.G.M. Inc. located in Nampa, Idaho Years: 1960s Photos 1966 Cougar

Komfort

A Spicy 1970s Komfort Travel-Trailer Brochure

Komfort Manufacturer Komfort has been building travel trailers and fifth wheels since 1967. During these 38 years, Komfort has been recognized as an industry leader. Komfort’s tasteful designer interior and… Continue reading Komfort

Ioni-a-home

Ioni-a-home 1959-1979 Ionia, Michigan Manufacturer Information Ioni-a-home travel trailers and campers were built in Ionia, Michigan from 1959 and 1979. The small manufacturer, located on 1200 S State Road, employed… Continue reading Ioni-a-home

Hicks

Hicks Mobile Home History Small company called DAVE HICKS MOBILE HOMES that was located in Grand Prairie, Texas. Mr. Hicks got his start selling tires in Odessa Texas in the… Continue reading Hicks

New Moon

New Moon In 1944 the Redman Trailer Company from Alma, Michigan was producing the New Moon line of trailers and claimed that they were the world’s largest trailers. These trailers… Continue reading New Moon

Golden Falcon

1963 Glendale Golden Falcon Length: 18 feet-ft

Golden Falcon History Skyline produced a Golden Falcon from the late 60s into the early 70s in Elkhart, Indiana Glendale also made a Golden Falcon in the 1970s – 1990s… Continue reading Golden Falcon

Silver Eagle

1969 Silver Eagle Brochure

Silver Eagle Wiki Page author – Randy Carmel – carmel.randall@icloud.com Manufacturer Information: Silver Eagle, Division of Vacation Homes Inc. 1711 N. Adams    Elkhart, IN. 46514 In business since 1965, Russ… Continue reading Silver Eagle

Giles

Giles Manufacturer Information First sold during the 1960s, Giles built a range of fifth wheel and travel trailers up until the 1985 model year. In the 1980s, the vacation trailer… Continue reading Giles

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

Little Gem

Little Gem Manufactured in Grand Rapids, MI. History The Schiebout’s first built trailers in 1941. Schiebout Manufacturing Co. was started in Grand Rapids, MI. in 1947. In 1966 they incorporated,… Continue reading Little Gem

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

Davron

Dav’ron Made in Elkhart Indiana and Bristol Indiana Manufactured until 1978? Model – The Cricket Steven Westlake, brother of Ron Westlake, sent us this information to share: The Cricket by… Continue reading Davron

Cruisaire

Cruisaire I found a 1970 Cruisaire several years ago,I have not seen one since. Early 1970’s then disappeared Standard Features Outside kitchen Pictures

Continental

Continental Brentwood Inc. 1969-1973 In my research on this travel trailer company, I haven’t been able to find much. I have come across some pictures of different models which included… Continue reading Continental

Aristocrat

ARISTOCRAT History Built by I.B. Perch Company in Morgan Hill, Ca, Weiser, ID 1956-1974 Irving Perch manufactured Aristocrat trailers in California from 1956 to 1974. The Lo Liner model was… Continue reading Aristocrat

Aloha

Aloha History Built from 1954 to the mid-1970s Founded in Aloha, Oregon On March 1st and 2nd 2010, I interview Glen Gordon who owned the company in the late 1950’s… Continue reading Aloha

Ace

Ace Campers Made in Alfred, Maine by Ace Traveler Corporation 1960s – early 1970s Ace used playing cards for the name of their trailer models: 13-ft Heart 16-ft Diamond and… Continue reading Ace