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Old 09-07-2021, 10:13 PM   #41
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My wife was searching the forum and came across your post and noticed the club number matched that on my grandparents old trailer (see the attached photos). If it's the same trailer then yes the door was replaced
There are other marks on the trailer besides just the big red numbers that are the same in the vintage photos of your grandparents trailer. Definitely the same Airstream!
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Old 09-08-2021, 01:28 AM   #42
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My wife was searching the forum and came across your post and noticed the club number matched that on my grandparents old trailer (see the attached photos). If it's the same trailer then yes the door was replaced
Wow. It’s wonderful to see the Spaceliner in her younger years. Thanks so much for sharing!!!

Your grandparents appeared to be having a great time - and we specially love the photo at the Rally.

Do you recall if your grandparents were the first owners of this Spaceliner and what they named her?
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Old 09-08-2021, 08:54 AM   #43
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Pics please! KatLizKirb, sounds like you really scored! Let's see it!

I love to see the original interiors intact. Mine was so rotted out inside.
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Old 09-08-2021, 11:03 AM   #44
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My wife was searching the forum and came across your post and noticed the club number matched that on my grandparents old trailer (see the attached photos). If it's the same trailer then yes the door was replaced
Back in those days, folks towed with a station wagon and didn't obsess about payload or hitches.
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Old 01-19-2022, 12:21 PM   #45
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Joe,
I just obtained a Spaceliner- can you help me figure out which ones she is???
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Old 01-19-2022, 12:28 PM   #46
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I just obtained a Spaceliner- can you help me figure out which ones she is???
Hi Robin,
I would love to see photos. If you post or IM me the serial number I will look it up.
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Old 09-14-2022, 11:16 PM   #47
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I recently purchased spaceliner serial number 22TDSS0487 (9-60) it came from the original owners family. I was able to get all the paperwork including the Airstream registration certificate and the owners manuals.
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Old 09-15-2022, 06:43 AM   #48
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Please provide pics of your new acquistion. Thanks
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Old 09-15-2022, 09:11 AM   #49
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I recently purchased spaceliner serial number 22TDSS0487 (9-60) it came from the original owners family. I was able to get all the paperwork including the Airstream registration certificate and the owners manuals.
Your 1961 Spaceliner was ordered on 9-12-1960 by a dealer named Travelon. The 9-60 build date stamped into the serial number tag means it was built soon after order, much shorter than the 1 year plus lead times Airstream currently has.
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Old 09-15-2022, 09:42 AM   #50
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What a great find and with original documentation.
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Old 09-16-2022, 01:16 AM   #51
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Here are some photos. I'm struggling on how to load them.
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Stocktonmike, she is gorgeous!

Shrink/crop the photos just ever so slightly and they will orient themselves correctly (most of the time).
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