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A Question for Mel

Or anyone else who might know. I remembered that you kept an excellent record of not only loose supplements, posters, plates, etc., but al…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

5 Oct 17
Reply by Wendy Thrasher

National Geographic - December 1988 Hologram cover!

We all know the famous December 1988 Hologram issue which discussed the earth and environment. My uncle Buzz who for many years was a Natio…

Started by Robert Zelenak

2 Oct 16
Reply by Robert Zelenak


Hello all, after nearly 11 years of life and work keeping me out of the loop, I’ve come back and actually rediscovered this group due to my…

Started by Steve

1 Oct 13
Reply by Travis Fatzinger

about the article "Waiting for Gdansk" (September 2020 issue)

I just wanted to precise that the city of Danzig/Gdansk was definitely not a "cosmopolitan" or a "predominantly" German speaking city befor…

Started by Sauer Franz

0 Oct 12

Fixing National Geographics

I'm back! Hello Corner! Welp on Friday in the library I was doing my Friday cleaning of the National Geographics and was thinking about how…

Started by Anthony J. Chesser

3 Oct 7
Reply by Melvin L. De Vilbiss

"National Geographic's newest adventure: a color television series" ~ 1965 debut of "Specials" and NGM tear-outs

Fifty-five years ago in the September 1965 issue of NGM, Melville Bell Grosvenor wrote: The camera and the printing press have been your S…

Started by Scott T. Shier

7 Oct 3
Reply by Scott T. Shier

Guess what I just discovered...

The July 1907 map supplement tipped into the magazine had two versions. The first had the information posted in the top right margin statin…

Started by Melvin L. De Vilbiss

22 Sep 29
Reply by Scott T. Shier

100 Years Ago: October 1920

100 Years Ago: October 1920   This is the 69th installment in a series of reviews of National Geographic magazines to commemorate the cente…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

0 Sep 29

100 Years Ago: September 1920

100 Years Ago: September 1920   This is the sixty-eighth installment in my series of reviews of National Geographic magazines written upon…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

0 Aug 27

100 Years Ago: August 1920

100 Years Ago: August 1920   This is the Sixty-seventh entry in my ongoing series of brief reviews of one-hundred-year-old National Geograp…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

0 Jul 24



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