Illustrated Field Guide to Vintage Trail (Paperback)
Gibbs Smith, 9781423648888, 320pp.
Publication Date: February 12, 2019
A complete, illustrated A-to-Z resource for vintage trailer enthusiasts.
The Illustrated Field Guide to Vintage Trailers is a complete alphabet of trailers filled with hundreds of high-quality photos and detailed illustrations that make it a one-stop identification reference. The deeply researched field guide uncovers elusive historical facts that make for excellent campfire conversation starters. There's no other collection of information like it anywhere.
A to Z entries include authentic logos, identifying features, historical briefs, key models, and more. There are spotting notes about rare and unique trailers, events, and trivia. Other highlights include a glossary, a map of manufacturers, and a vintage trailer checklist that's ready to be filled out on the road. It's an invaluable resource for all vintage trailers lovers everywhere
Bob Thompson is the owner of Bobland in Portland, Oregon, which produces custom woodwork. Carl Jameson has created hundreds of videos at Craftmaster Productions. Along with this field guide, Bob and Carl have collaborated on the restoration of a 1958 Cardinal and a 1967 Aladdin, while a 1963 Fireball and a mid-'60s Red Dale are patiently waiting their turn in the shop.