Vintage Mobile Homes

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1950 Spartan Mobile Home Carousel for sale kitchen

1959 Spartan Mobile Home

Spartan Mobile Homea are a favorite of most vintage mobile home fans, and for good reason. The story of  the company is as fascinating as the homes they produced.  It's a true American tale of  innovation and the ability to adapt during difficult times. Did I...
airstream remodel

An Awesome (and Very Unique) Airstream Remodel

Awesome Airstream Remodel This Airstream remodel will curl your hair! Literally! One of the greatest benefits of mobile homes, campers, travel trailers, and RV's is unlimited potential. They can become anything you can imagine and in this case the owner im...

9 Awesome Vintage Buses Converted Into Beautiful Mobile Homes

These vintage buses have all been converted into beautiful mobile homes! Mobile homes come in all shapes and size, so do vintage buses. In my opinion, you can calling anything a mobile home as long as the unit is mobile and has an area for sleeping, eating...
2 story mobile home - movie set

Two Story Mobile Homes – Vintage Advertisments

Back in the good ole' days mobile homes were more prone to design innovation and experimentation. With hundreds of mobile home manufacturers competing for sales the first company to come up with bigger and better was more likely to succeed and become a nationa...
1955 Spartan renovation after

Awesome 1955 Spartan Imperial Mansion Remodel

Those that take the time and money to renovate and remodel vintage mobile homes are my favorite kind of people.  Bringing back the past is not an easy thing to do especially if you try to be as original as possible. Those that do this work, that takes the time...

How the Mobile Home Stigma Began

The early 1940's was a challenging time for United States of America and the trailer industry. Our country was headed to WWII and rations were put in place in order to produce the necessities needed for the war. The mass produced trailer was still in its in...
trailer park

Vintage Trailer Parks and Campground Images

The following images were found on Flickr. The poster describes the photos as being in Fort Benning, GA in 1953 or 1955.   All Images Above Property of Atomic Hot   More Trailer Park Photos       ...
Buick Camper Tent

Tents of the 1920s and 30s

  The modern mobile home came  immediately after the first automobile was introduced. People had been carrying their homes around with them for centuries in the form of carriages, covered wagons, and vargos so it was only natural that these concepts be...
ventoura vintage mobile home remodel

1952 Ventoura Mobile Home Remodel

  Some people have the coolest stuff. Diane, a writer and blogger at the wonderfully entertaining blog called 'Tales From a Sears House' is one of those people. She has an eye for detail and naturally surrounds herself with unique items.  Diane, and...
Southwestern 35 ft 2 story 1955

Vintage Mobile Homes of 1955

  Vintage Mobile Homes from 1955 1955 was a great year for the mobile home. The vintage mobile homes were going through its adolescence, trying to find itself in a sense. The homes were transitioning from bubbly curves to mean and lean. The clean, sleek...
What type of vintage mobile home are you

What Type of Vintage Mobile Home Are You?

Are you a Spartan? How about a New Moon or a Kropf?   Take this short quiz and find out what type of vintage mobile home you are - or rather what personality traits best reflect certain vintage mobile home brands. It's silly but if Buzzfeed can do it, ...