Antiques, History

Oshkosh Luggage

You never know the treasures you will run into each day. Last weekend I got my vintage stove that will be going in my new kitchen, and now this week I bought a suitcase made right here in Oshkosh. I was so stunned when I found a travel bag made in Oshkosh. So, once again,… Continue reading Oshkosh Luggage

Antiques

Our New Old Stove

My wife and I are in the process of purchasing a home. The kitchen is decked out with steel cabinets, which is really retro but awesome! When we went and toured the home I noticed that the modern electric range had some significant gaps between the cabinets on each side. The realtor explained that the… Continue reading Our New Old Stove

Antiques, History

Vintage Dishwashers

My wife gives me random looks when I tell her the things I look up online. One minute I am looking up the local weather, and then the next minute I am researching old dishwashing machines. My work takes me into a lot of different homes in the area, and the recent home I was… Continue reading Vintage Dishwashers

Antiques, History

New Edison Finds

I have some new items to add to my collection of Edison memorabilia. Last year I acquired an old, glass bottle that once held ¬†battery oil made by Thomas A. Edison Industries. A friend and I went out on the public trail where I¬†found the bottle to search again. He has a metal detector, so… Continue reading New Edison Finds