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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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May 2014 Hoosier Antique Phonograph Society Meeting

02 MayFriday2014

By Richard Buck Greetings, I hope you all have had a great spring (as I write this there are still a few weeks left until summer officially starts. The HAPS meeting in Kokomo, Indiana, last month went off very well. We had a very good attendance. The radio show is always very interesting. Fred Pohl… Read more »

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Oregon Territory Antique Phonograph Society May 2014 Meeting

17 MaySaturday2014

By Stan Stanford The Spring OTAPS meeting was at the home of Bob and Cay Thomsen in Vancouver, Washington on May 17, 2014. Members were treated to the sight of Bob’s wonderful talking machines including the unique polyphone featured in the March issue of The Antique Phonograph. If you haven’t read that article, please do… Read more »

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March 2014 WIMAPS Chapter Report

08 MarSaturday2014

WIMAPS March 8, 2014 Meeting Report By Joan Rolfs The Wisconsin Illinois Antique Musical Phonograph Society met at the 25th Tribute to Bix on March 8, 2014. This is a 4-day jazz festival held at Racine, Wisconsin each year as a tribute to Bix Beiderbecke, a great jazz cornet player. A record sale is held… Read more »

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Hoosier Antique Phonograph Society January 2014 Newsletter

20 JanMonday2014

January 2014 HAPS newsletter UPCOMING PHONOGRAPH EVENTS January 24-25, 2014.  Orlando Phonograph Show. April 13, 014. Wayne NJ Phonograph Show. April 24-6, 2014 Stanton spring auction. Tentative. HAPS meeting Saturday, May 3. Kokomo, Indiana (in conjunction with Indiana Historical Radio Society Show. June 13-5, 2014.  Union Phonograph Show. Zurko Antique Market and Phonograph Show, September… Read more »

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Old West Antique Phonograph Society November Report

21 NovThursday2013

Old West Antique Phonograph Society November 2013 Report By Art Heller The Old West Antique Phonograph society wishes everyone a happy holiday season. Our November meeting was held at Curt Vogt’s house and Curt gave a wonderful presentation of recorded sound techniques prior to Edison. The group convened in spite of a Denver snowstorm and… Read more »

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WIMAPS December 2013 Report

08 DecSunday2013

event-image Wisconsin Illinois Musical Antique Phonograph Society Report By Joan Rolfs Our December meeting was held on a very snowy day at Paragon Video and Stereo which was founded by Steve and Mary Puntillo in 1988 (Steve has owned Hi-Fi stores since 1973). They built Paragon out of a passion for offering quality audio and… Read more »

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Oregon Territory Antique Phonograph Society Report

11 JulThursday2013

The Summer OTAPS event was at the home of the Larry Hawes family in Kirkland, Washington near Seattle and overlooking beautiful Lake Washington. There were about 40 OTAPS members and friends attending. Larry’s and his son Ben’s collections are mostly contained in their new museum just below their lovely home. Several collector cars, Ben’s boxing… Read more »

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