May 3, 2010

Follow the RV Centennial on Twitter

To help bring attention to and celebrate the RV industry's Centennial year, RVIA has kicked off "100 Days of RV History and Lifestyle" tweets on Go RVing's Twitter account. Each day for the one hundred days leading up to June 7 and the all-industry RV Centennial celebration at the RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum, RVIA will post a "tweet" about the RV lifestyle or the RV industry's history. Each tweet...

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April 15, 2010

Celebrating 100 Years of RVs

The roots of RVing are as old as covered wagons and camping itself, but 1910 is the year that three prominent RV historians - renowned RV collector David Woodworth, RV/MH Hall of Fame and Museum archivist Al Hesselbart, and Smithsonian Institution curator Roger White - cite as the beginning of this uniquely American industry. The mass-produced, manufactured auto campers and camping trailers first built that year were the forerunners of...

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