This Week in History – Sept. 12th to Sept. 18th

The Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. September 12th 1846 – Elizabeth Barrett elopes with Robert Browning. 1848 – Switzerland becomes a Federal state. 1857 – The SS Central America […]

This Week in History – August 22nd to August 28th

The Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. August 22nd 1849 – The first air raid in history. Austria launches pilotless balloons against the city of Venice. 1851 – The first […]

This Week in History – August 15th to August 21st

The Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. August 15th 1843 – Tivoli Gardens, one of the oldest still intact amusement parks in the world, opens in Copenhagen, Denmark. 1863 – […]

This Week in History – August 8th to August 14th

The Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. August 8th 1876 – Thomas Edison receives a patent for his mimeograph. 1885 – More than 1.5 million people attend the funeral of […]

This Week in History – August 1st to 7th

The Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. August 1st 1834 – Slavery is abolished in the British Empire as the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 comes into force. 1838 – Non-laborer […]

This Week in History – July 25th to July 31st

The Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. July 25th 1837 – The first commercial use of an electrical telegraph is successfully demonstrated by William Cooke and Charles Wheatstone on July […]

This Week in History – July 11th to 17th

This week the Pandora Society Bureau of Time Travel has collected a handful of historical events from each day of this week in the hopes of inspiring some writer to pen the next great Steampunk novel. July 11th 1893 – The first cultured pearl is obtained by Kokichi Mikimoto. 1895 – Brothers Auguste and Louis Lumière demonstrate […]

This Week in History – May 16th to 22nd

This week we set the time machine to liberate freedom of speech after the First World War, to win the first ever Kentucky Derby, to mourn over a thousand dead at the celebration of Tsar Nicholas II, to release writer Oscar Wilde from jail, to watch movies with Edison, to fight “The Man” in Paris, and to […]

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