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Celebrate the Long Long Trailer and the History of RVing
Not long after the rise in popularity of the automobile folks began building trailers similar those used today to pull behind their cars and hit the open road. Today we celebrate that rich history and have some fun in the long long trailer.
The book chronicles the year-long cross country adventures of full time RVers Clinton and Merle Twiss in the late 1940s. Read the description from the dust jacket.
Like many other full-time RVers, Clinton and Merle Twiss let their apartment go, sold most of their possessions and bought a travel trailer with plans to travel the United States and Canada for two years. But Clinton and Merle did it back in the late 1940s.
The Long, Long Trailer – The Movie
Learn about the Movie; one of the first about the RVing lifestyle, take the Long, Log Trailer Trivia Quiz, listen to audio clips from the movie.