“Edison” on PBS: January 27, 2015

27 JanTuesday2015

The American Experience Presents: “Edison” Premieres Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:00-11:00 p.m. ET on PBS Consult your local listings for channel information.

Old West Antique Phonograph Society November 2014 Meeting

01 NovSaturday2014

Old West Antique Phonograph Society By Art Heller, President The November meeting of OWAPS was held at Jere DeBacker’s place and we had the usual good turnout. Jere is also a member of the Musical Box Society International and concentrates on restoration of antique player pianos. Since we all are interested in all forms of… Read more »

MOCAPS Meeting Aug. 31, 2014

31 AugSunday2014

August 31, 2014 Massachusetts Old Colony Antique Phonograph Society by Ron Roscoe, Secretary The Sunday August 31, 2014 MOCAPS meeting was hosted by Mark Vess at the Museum of Antiquated Technology in Hanson, MA http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/regionals/south/2014/01/26/quirky-museums-abound-bay-state/va5dgeSOL5y6VPnCvyQluL/story.html After a wonderful meal provided largely by our hosts as well as MOCAPS members, we toured Mark’s museum and then… Read more »

APS Annual Banquet, Show & Sale

08 AugSaturday2015

The Antique Phonograph Society Annual Banquet, Show & Sale will be held August 8-9, 2015 at the UFCW Union Hall, 8530 Stanton Ave, Buena Park, California. As always, expect dealers from all over North America to be offering a wide variety of items from the commonplace to the fabulously rare. Whether it be old recordings,… Read more »

APS Presentations at 2015 Union Show & Sale

12 JunFriday2015

THE ANTIQUE PHONOGRAPH SOCIETY PRESENTATIONS Friday, June 12, 2015 On Friday, June 12, 2015, the Antique Phonograph Society (APS) is sponsoring an evening of free presentations at 5:00 PM at Donley’s Wild West Town in the meeting room adjacent to the Annual Phonograph and Music Box Show and Sale building. These presentations will take place… Read more »

GSPS October 2014 Report

04 OctSaturday2014

GSPS Society Report by President Scott Corbett October’s meeting was a ‘first time’ treat for our club. We met at the home of Manny and Rosemarie Perez. Their beautiful home was perfect for entertaining. The phonograph room (which spilled into the hall) was packed with goodies. Manny has more of the early Edison Amberola line… Read more »

MOCAPS April 2014 Meeting

24 AprThursday2014

MOCAPS Report by Ron Roscoe The April 27th, 2014 Massachusetts Old Colony Antique Phonograph Society meeting was hosted by Don Houde at his home in North Attleborough, MA. The theme was “Edison Diamond Disc Tone Tests”. A trip by the club to the Edison National Historical Park in West Orange, NJ was further discussed. We… Read more »

WIMAPS November 2014 Meeting

08 NovSaturday2014

November 8, 2014 WIMAPS REPORT by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by members Mark and Margie Kranz, was held on Saturday, November 7, at their wonderful home, located in New Berlin, WI. Prior to the start of the meeting, members gathered in a “great” room filled with an amazing collection of rare phonographs,… Read more »

WIMAPS September 2014 Meeting

27 SepSaturday2014

Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report by Scott Malawski It was a beautiful summery day when the WIMAPS society fall meeting was held on Saturday, September 27, at the Mid-Continent Railroad Museum, located in North Freedom, WI. Meeting host, Richard Dipping is a volunteer at the museum and was gracious to give members a… Read more »

“Accent On Antique Phonographs” Presentation

13 SepSaturday2014
Grayslake, Illinois
Grayslake, Illinois

The Grayslake, Il Antique Market presented an accent on antique phonographs September 13th & 14th. Wisconsin, Illinois, and Indiana members displayed and sold at the show. Tim Zurko, the promoter, offered free tables to vendors showing phonographs and records. A display table promoted APS and WIMAPS phonograph societies. This was a great opportunity to promote… Read more »

WIMAPS July 2014 Meeting

06 JulSunday2014

Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report By Scott Malawski It was a Fourth of July weekend celebration with a Wisconsin fish boil, flea market, music, and several booms from member Steve Puntillo’s antique cannon. Members were excited to participate in our annual phonograph sale where they bring phonographs and related items to buy and… Read more »

Golden State Phonograph Society Meeting

14 JunSaturday2014

The Golden State Phonograph Society June 2014 meeting will be at the home of the ever popular Marc Friend in historic San Fernando on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 12:00 Marc always has a great program and tons of 78s to dig through RSVP to oxamoxa(at)msn.com or call (818) four-eight-nine-4472 Let Marc know what pot… Read more »