The Steampunk Empire

The Crossroads of the Aether

Michael Margerum
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  • Middletown, OH
  • United States
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  • RR Engineer John
  • Sam Brunel Elliott (reasercher)
  • D. Niles, Esq.
  • Sos Boss
  • Johnathan Brown
  • emily smith-mossman
  • Tonia Brown
  • Pinch and Squeal
  • Samuel Keystone Sprocket
  • Sir Ernest Octave Suszczynski
  • Captain Denvo Pryde
  • Donald William Tidwell
  • C.D. Fleur
  • Jeremy Bentley
  • Sgt. Alistair Kelly

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Michael Margerum joined Miss Cherries Jubilee's group
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Dreadpunk

Dedicated to Edgar Allen Poe, Vincent Price, and everything that emerges from the fog on a dark night.A late Sunday night panel at Dragon Con might seem a strange time for the birth of a new subculture—but in this case, the moment was fittingly weird in every sense. Welcome to the beginning of Dreadpunk, a new movement that aims to push horror and dark fantasy in new (old) directions. ~ quoted from The Daily Dot.See More
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Michael Margerum commented on Steve Moore's photo
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BOWLER OR DERBY - YES OR NO?

"The hat looks nice but watch out for that lizard on your shoulder!"
May 10
Michael Margerum replied to Michael Margerum's discussion Riverboat Toys and Models in the group Riverboats
"Here is a picture that I borrowed from E-bay.  According to the seller it was made by a toy company in Wisconsin fifty or so years ago.  Its about a foot long.   Its an amphibious music box, you can enjoy "Camptown…"
May 10
Michael Margerum replied to Michael Margerum's discussion Riverboat Toys and Models in the group Riverboats
"This is a model that my Dad and I designed and built out of wood.  "
May 6
Michael Margerum left a comment for Captain
"Thank you Captain, What a beautiful boat the "Texas Queen" must have been in her day and could be again with a good restoration.  Lets hope for the best."
Apr 29
Michael Margerum commented on Captain's group Riverboats
"This was billed as the "World's only floating McDonalds"  "
Apr 23
Michael Margerum liked Captain's discussion Benjamim Guimarães (San Francisco River, Brazil)
Apr 23
Michael Margerum commented on Sam Brunel Elliott (reasercher)'s group Ocean Liner Reaserch Alliance
"Amazing what can be done with animation.   It can be like a time machine. Here is Winsor McCay's "Sinking of the Lusitania" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CPbmCYxPmA"
Apr 23
Michael Margerum liked Samuel Keystone Sprocket's photo
Apr 19
Michael Margerum liked Walter Zumbrennen's discussion I had forgotten about them till I was digging through my LPs
Apr 15
Michael Margerum replied to Michael Margerum's discussion Riverboat Toys and Models in the group Riverboats
"Form and function.  This riverboat toy is also a box.  It could also float on water.  Notice how the complex shapes and forms of the riverboat are molded into just two parts.  These were nice toys but the plastic was very brittle…"
Apr 15
Prof. Sebastian Fate liked Michael Margerum's discussion Riverboat Toys and Models
Apr 8
Michael Margerum replied to Michael Margerum's discussion Riverboat Toys and Models in the group Riverboats
"Simplicity itself.  This popular little toy reduces the visual elements that indicate a riverboat to the bare minimum, a paddle wheel and two stacks.  Sometimes a design says the most by saying the least.  The success of this design…"
Apr 7
Michael Margerum commented on Sam Brunel Elliott (reasercher)'s group Ocean Liner Reaserch Alliance
Apr 4
Michael Margerum added a discussion to the group Riverboats
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Riverboat Toys and Models

Like their real life counterparts toy and model river boats are becoming a rarity in the twenty first century. Unlike the real things Toy and model river boats are relatively easy to store and maintain.  What they may lack in size and occasionally realism they make up for in portability.Here are three little plastic boats made by Bruder in the eighties…See More
Apr 3
Michael Margerum left a comment for Captain
"Thank you Captain, We have a balloon event in Middletown in late July.  There are competitions for the balloonists and there is always a tethered balloon that one can pay to make an ascent in.  I've never been up in one but it looks…"
Apr 3

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At 4:40pm on April 29, 2016, Captain said…
At 5:01am on April 3, 2016, Captain said…

You might like this nearby hot air balloon event:  http://www.hotairballoon.com/All-Ohio-Balloon-Fest/  

At 9:57am on March 6, 2013, Sir Ernest Octave Suszczynski said…

A pleasure to meet you as well Michael. I hope to meet you in person at some future steampunk event.

At 4:27am on December 30, 2012, Sam Brunel Elliott (reasercher) said…

a pleasure to meat you Michael I hope you are doing very well. how are things ?

At 4:58am on June 1, 2011, Tonia Brown said…
Nice to meetcha likewise!
At 1:15pm on April 26, 2011, emily smith-mossman said…
And to you sir
At 9:09pm on February 27, 2011, Donald William Tidwell said…
Thank you, kind sir!
At 11:41pm on February 17, 2011, Samuel Keystone Sprocket said…
The pleasure is all mine my friend. Perhaps our paths will cross sometime in the near future....or in the past if you're a time traveler like myself.
Keep your goggles clean,

* Sam Sprocket
At 1:30am on December 16, 2010, Aloysius Fox said…

Welcome to the Empire. So glad to see that you found the League of Cincinnati Steampunks; our next gathering will be January 7th at Arnold's Pub. I invite you to also join the Ohio Steampunk Society and the KOI Steampunk Alliance (see the Groups section), but mostly I invite you and your friends to . . .

 

At 6:08pm on December 15, 2010, Captain Denvo Pryde said…

Welcome to the Empire Hope you enjoy your stay.

 
 
 

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