OTAPS Meeting March 10-11 2018

10 MarSaturday2018

OTAPS Report by Bob Thomsen March 10, 2018 and Rose City Collectors Market show March 11, 2018 OTAPS meeting It was another great OTAPS weekend. Cay and I welcomed over 20 members to our home on Saturday. On Sunday, members set-up at our 5th annual Rose City Collectors Market / OTAPS Show in Portland. OTAPS… Read more »

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WIMAPS February 2018 Meeting Report

17 FebSaturday2018

WIMAPS SOCIETY REPORT February 17, 2018 Our most recent meeting, hosted by members Richard and President Margaret, was held on Saturday, February 17, at their home in Park Ridge, IL. According to Margaret, their home was built just after WWII and was originally just a four-room home at the time. The day began with members… Read more »

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OTAPS November 2017 Meeting/Future Schedule

23 NovThursday2017

OTAPS Report by Stan Stanford As I reflect on our meetings in 2017, I want to thank all those who hosted and helped during this year. Our last meeting in Manzanita at the home of Dan and Robert was spectacular. Attendance included members from Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, and we were supplied with wonderful… Read more »

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WIMAPS 9-30-17 Meeting Report

30 SepSaturday2017

September 30, 2017 WIMAPS Report by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by members Dave and Dione, was held on Saturday, September30, at their home in Milwaukee, WI. According to Dave and Dione, their bungalow was built in 1922 and was the first home built on their street in the historic bungalow district. The… Read more »

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Fall 2017 OTAPS Meeting

17 SepSunday2017

Oregon Territory Antique Phonograph Society Report by Stan Stanford The fall, 2017 OTAPS meeting was at the home of Dan and Robert in Manzanita, Oregon. There were about 30 phonograph enthusiasts attending the event- some from as far away as Victoria, B.C. Dan’s collection of phonographs and phonograph advertising is unique. The advertising is particularly… Read more »

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WIMAPS August 20, 2017 Meeting

20 AugSunday2017

August 20, 2017 WIMAPS Meeting by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by member Carl, was held on Sunday, August20, at his warehouse facility in Madison, WI. The day began with a radio sale and swap meet at 8:30 AM. There were early radios, tubes, parts and early technology. We would like to thank… Read more »

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WIMAPS July 2, 2017 Meeting

02 JulSunday2017

July 2, 2017 Meeting Notes for WIMAPS/APS by Scott Malawski Our most recent meeting, hosted by members Rob and Joan, was held on Sunday, July2, at their home near Appleton, WI. The day started out with a mini flea market, which began at 1:00 PM. There were some neat items for sale, including some phonographs,… Read more »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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