Mobile Homes

Portable residential units that possess their own chassis with wheels, are designed for year-round living, are infrequently moved, and are larger than travel trailers; use "travel trailers" for portable vehicles designed for travel and recreational purposes and for frequent towing. For motorized trucklike vehicles equipped as traveling living quarters, use "motor homes.".

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2679
Names
mobile homes
mobile home
homes, mobile
carabanas fijas
casas rodantes
stacaravans Dutch
stacaravan Dutch
hogares móviles Spanish
hogar móvil Spanish
carabana fija Spanish
casa rodante Spanish

More Definitions

Portable residential units that possess their own chassis with wheels, are designed for year-round living, are infrequently moved, and are larger than travel trailers; use "travel trailers" for portable vehicles designed for travel and recreational purposes and for frequent towing. For motorized trucklike vehicles equipped as traveling living quarters, use "motor homes."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005686. The J. Paul Getty Trust.