Posts Tagged ‘steampunk’

Guest Post: Steampunk/Alt History Week
Living in Color

Picture this–it’s the 1870′s. An African American pharmacist in knee-breeches and a frock coat has just made a startling invention–a refrigeration device. Okay, it’s an improved model designed for corpses, which makes me wonder what other mad scientist stuff was going on in the background, but Thomas Elkins was a REAL GUY. And totally, thoroughly steampunk.