WIMAPS April 23, 2017 Meeting Report

23 AprSunday2017

April 23, 2017 Meeting Report by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting was held on April 23 at member Carl’s warehouse property in Madison, WI. Members were invited to sell their phonograph – related items in conjunction with the Wisconsin Antique Radio club for a small fee of $10/table. The swap meet opened for business… Read more »

WIMAPS December 2016 Meeting

03 DecSaturday2016

WIMAPS December 3, 2016 Meeting By Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting and holiday party was held on December 3 at the home of Wayne and Connie in Illinois. Members were treated to an amazing variety of Nickelodeons, music boxes and phonographs. Wayne gave members a tour of his collection and proudly showed off his… Read more »

Oct. 22, 2016 WIMAPS Trip

22 OctSaturday2016

October 22, 2016 WIMAPS Meeting By Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting held on October 22, 2016, was unique in that members visited several historical sites in the town of Grafton, Wisconsin and then a short trip to Cedarburg to the home of the Bailey’s. The fun-filled day started out with members gathering at the… Read more »

WIMAPS August 2016 Meeting

28 AugSunday2016
Madison, Wisconsin

August 28, 2016 WIMAPS Report By Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by member Carl Zimm, was held on Sunday, August 28th, at his warehouse facility in Madison, WI. The fun-filled day started out with a radio sale and swap meet, which began at 8:30 AM. There were some neat early radios, tubes, parts… Read more »

WIMAPS March 6, 2016 Meeting/Tour

06 MarSunday2016

March 6, 2016 WIMAPS Report by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting was held on Sunday, March 6, near Chicago, IL. The fun-filled day started out at the Persky residence where members got to the chance to see an amazing variety of rare music boxes, phonographs, and automatons. Sandy provided lots of great snacks and… Read more »

Hoosier Antique Phonograph Society Sept. 2015 Meeting

27 SepSunday2015

HAPS Meeting & Grayslake Report By Richard Buck GRAYSLAKE SHOW REPORT: Grayslake Antique and Phonograph show was held September 12-13. There were perhaps 10-12 phonograph and record vendors with hundreds of antique vendors. As always, I had a great time. John Hauger gave a talk on the music of WWI, playing 78s and cylinders on… Read more »

WIMAPS Sept. 2015 Meeting & Grayslake Show

12 SepSaturday2015

Report on the Grayslake Antiques Show and Meeting – September 12-13, 2015 Reported by Scott Malawski The Grayslake Antiques Show with an accent on antique phonographs was held on September 12-13 at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake, IL. Zurko Productions, the sponsors of the show, once again requested the Wisconsin & Illinois Musical Antique… Read more »

WIMAPS July 4, 2015 Meeting

04 JulSaturday2015

WIMAPS REPORT BY Scott Malawski July 4, 2015 Meeting Our most recent meeting, hosted members Robin and Joan Rolfs, was held on Saturday, July 4, at their amazing home near Appleton, WI. Prior to the start of the meeting, members got to enjoy the Rolfs’ stunning collection of antique phonographs and other related artifacts. Members… Read more »

Hoosier Antique Phonograph Society Spring 2015 Meeting

12 AprSunday2015

SPRING HAPS MEETING Reported by Richard Buck HAPS had its spring meeting Sunday April 12 in Frankfort. We had a good showing compared to recent meetings. We had lunch at Arni’s. Steve Levi picked up the bill. After lunch Steve the gracious host had us over to his place where we toured his collection. I… Read more »

WIMAPS Spring 2015 Meeting

03 MaySunday2015

Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report by Scott Malawski Our springtime meeting, hosted by member Mike Laven, was held on Sunday, May3, at his 6,900 square foot Tudor Revival home, located in Milwaukee, WI. It was originally owned by, H. August Luedke and Emma Pritzlaff Luedke and built in 1916 by architect, Alfred Clas…. Read more »