Archive for May, 2011

24
May

League publication deemed of National Significance

   Posted by: cholmondeley    in League

It was with no small measure of pride that, as ALTV secretary, I was recently able to grant a licence to the National Library of Australia permitting the addition of this very weblog to its PANDORA archive. “PANDORA is a digital archive dedicated to the preservation of and long term access to Australian online electronic [...]
24
May

Regard of Things Present

   Posted by: cholmondeley    in Culture, Victoriana

Pages 123 through 129 of the May 2011 edition of ACP’s Men’s Style Australia consist of an illustrated article entitled “Remembrance of Things Past”. Said article, drawn primarily from interviews with Antipodean gentlemen favouring a Victorian- or Edwardian-influenced wardrobe, includes some remarks from your faithful correspondent under his everyday monicker. While unlikely to provide League members [...]
23
May

Steampunk-o-Phone

   Posted by: ermyntrude    in Technology

We may be a little behind the times - (though we do tend to pride ourselves on this, really) but we’ve just discovered a clever Antipodean chap who’s built a charming steampunk record player in the Northern Parts of New Zealand. Simon Jansen was also known for a massive ASCII animation of Star Wars, and [...]

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