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Festival, New Mexico, Podcast, Santa Fe, Steve Hingtgen, The Illustrated Field Guide to Vintage Trailers, Vintage trailer parts, Vintage Trailer Supply -

For years, Vintage Trailer Supply has been an online supplier of parts and products for vintage trailers and the go-to resource for those tackling restorations. In fact, our 1958 Cardinal is chock full of their products! Owner Steve Hingtgen has decided it's time for a brick and mortar showroom/travel destination and is throwing a festival to launch it September 13-15, 2019 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. In our latest podcast interview Steve talks about the event and how he started Vintage Trailer supply. The grand opening event will be a 3-day celebration with national industry leaders, live music, exclusive promotions, and Santa Fe culture....

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Canned Ham, Downriver Vintage Trailer Restoration, Lynden Washington, Mt. Baker Vintage Trailer Rally, Podcast, Rene Perret, The Audio Field Guide to Vintage Trailers, Vintage Trailer Rally -

Planning an event is tough work. When that event includes over 200 vintage trailers it gets even trickier. Rene Perret, who co-owns Downriver Vintage Trailer Restoration with her husband Jeremy, talked with us about what it's like to plan Washington state's largest vintage trailer rally and why after taking it over three years ago she still comes back for more.  Also, enjoy our first installment of Vintage Trailer Glossary Terms, where you'll learn that a canned ham is more than just what's for dinner. The Mt. Baker Vintage Trailer Rally will be held on September 3-9 in Lynden, WA and requires no pre-registration, so...

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1961, Casey Kielbasa, Chuck Pelly, Geographic, Harry & David, Holiday House, Model X, Podcast, Rare trailers, The Audio Field Guide to Vintage Trailers, Utah, Vintage Campers, Vintage Trailers -

We recently received a message from Casey Kielbasa at our oops@vintagetrailerfieldguide email. We created this account as a place for our readers to inform us of any factual errors or oversights in the Field Guide that we should correct in future printings and editions. We've received a handful of these since the launch of the book and expected the typical correction of a year or suggestion for a manufacturer we hadn't included. But to our surprise, Casey wanted to let us know that we'll need to update the Holiday House history on page 150 of the field guide. We stated there are TWO known surviving Model X Geographics,...

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1958 Cardinal, band interviews, blankeye, Built To Spill, Canned Ham, Happy Valley, Karma Rivera, music festival, Pickathon, Pickathon 2019, polaroids, Sudan Archives, The Marias, Vintage Trailer, Vintage Trailer Field Guide -

Photo by Deirdre Thompson  The Pickathon music festival in Happy Valley, Oregon tapped us again to use our vintage trailer for this year's series of band interviews. The Field Guide to Vintage Trailers' corporate headquarters, aka "The Canned Ham," served as both a recording studio and backdrop for video interviews at the annual music fest. The vintage style of our Cardinal fit right into the scene that featured multiple stages tucked into various wooded settings, along with campsites for the many attendees that stay the duration of the multi-day event. Along with the interviews, director Patrick Weishample also shot this beautiful series of Polaroid portraits of artists Karma Rivera,...

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Gibbs Smith Publisher, Modernism Week, Palm Springs, The Illustrated Field Guide to Vintage Trailers, Vintage Trailer Field Guide, Vintage Trailer Show, Vintage Trailers -

We are very excited to announce that not only is The Illustrated Field Guide to Vintage Trailers on schedule to launch in conjunction with Modernism Week 2019, our 1958 Cardinal has also been accepted to be part of the Vintage Trailer Show. So we'll be hitching up the canned ham and trekking to Palm Springs with a pile of books to sell and autograph in person during the show. We hope to be in the company some of the many trailers we've photographed in California for the book over the last few of years. We shared and explained the field guide using a few sample...

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