GREAT BOWLUS Road Chief Vintage Travel trailer forerunner Airstream .Still Restoration is going. Two hundred Road Chief trailers were eventually produced by the Bowlus-Teller Manufacturing Company, in San Fernando, California, from 1934 to '36.
To quote the brochure:
"The body and chassis of 'The Bowlus Road Chief' is constructed of rust proof steel tubing, acetylene welded together, covered with duralumin closely rivited."
"The interior of 'The Bowlus Road Chief' is lined with suitable material for beautiful and attractive decorating."
"The outer walls of 'The Bowlus Road Chief' are throughly insulated agaist heat."
"The streamlining of 'The Bowlus Road Chief' is the result of years of experience in aircraft building and wind tunnel experimentation. Proper streamlining insures economy, prevents strain on the auto, creates exceptional riding qualities, and adds greatly to its beauty."