1960s FAMILY WITH THREE DAUGHTERS AT TABLE BY AUTOMOBILE AND TRAILER FIVE EATING FOOD VACATION MAN WOMAN GIRL. H. ARMSTRONG ROBERTS/CLASSICSTOCK/Everett Collection (kc3535)

Sheinelle Jones

Throwback road trips: Vintage vacation pics from summers gone by

In honor of Throwback Thursday and summer vacation season, enjoy these historic photos from road trips of yesteryear.

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Holiday Car

Planning time

In honor of Throwback Thursday and summer vacation season, enjoy these historic photos from road trips of yesteryear.

A group of people discuss their plans for a road trip.

Harry Todd / Hulton Archive
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1960s FAMILY WITH THREE DAUGHTERS AT TABLE BY AUTOMOBILE AND TRAILER FIVE EATING FOOD VACATION MAN WOMAN GIRL. H. ARMSTRONG ROBERTS/CLASSICSTOCK/Everett Collection (kc3535)

The great outdoors

A family eats while camping with their RV.

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Car moving on a road past Mount Rushmore Black Hills South Dakota USA. Photo by: Superstock/Everett Collection(255-29309)

Sightseeing

A car moves on a road past Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills of South Dakota.

©Superstock
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1950s FAMILY PACKING TRUNK OF 1953 CHEVROLET WITH SUITCASES  /H. ARMSTRONG ROBERTS/CLASSICSTOCK/Everett Collection

Family outing

A family packs up the car with suitcases before a trip in the 1950s.

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1930s WOMAN DRIVING CONVERTIBLE CAR THROUGH OPENING IN GIANT SEQUOIA TREE TRUNK COOLIDGE TREE MENDOCINO CALIFORNIA (t4650) - H. ARMSTRONG ROBERTS/CLASSICSTOCK/Everett Collection

New adventure

A woman drives her convertible through the opening of a giant sequoia tree in California in the 1930s.

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FAMILY OUTING (EV001151_H)

Pet-friendly travels

A family goes on a trip with the family dog.

Old Visuals/everett Collection
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LATE AGAIN (EV001486_H)

Breakdown

A man fixes his car while his companion watches.

Old Visuals/everett Collection
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Father and daughter with luggage (EV004101_H)

Ready to go

A father and daughter stand with their luggage.

Old Visuals/everett Collection
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Man saying goodbye to woman in car (EV004170_H)

Saying goodbye

A man bids farewell to a woman in a car.

Old Visuals/everett Collection
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Happy couple in antique car (EV004692_H)

Delightful drive

A couple smile at each other in their car.

Old Visuals/everett Collection
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Happy camper (EV007736_H)

Packing up

A happy camper readies a trailer for transport.

Old Visuals/everett Collection
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Frauen beim Picknick, 1928, Zwei Frauen machen bei einer Ausflugsfahrt ein Picknick. Eine der Frauen liegt auf der K hlerhaube des Autos die andere sitzt daneben auf einer Decke. 01.01.1928-31.12.1928|, Deutschland | Germany, SZ Photo / Scherl/Sueddeutsche Zeitung Photo/Everett Collection(12903)

Fun in the sun

Two women have an outdoor picnic in the 1920s.

Scherl
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1930s SEDAN AUTOMOBILE DRIVING HIGH MOUNTAIN ROAD TOWARDS SNOW CAPPED MOUNT RAINIER WASHINGTON STATE USA. H. ARMSTRONG ROBERTS/CLASSICSTOCK/Everett Collection (m5780)

On the road again

A car from the 1930s drives on a road toward Mount Rainier in Washington state.

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