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Collection National Geographic History Magazines & DVDs Spanish Edition for sell

I sell the numbers 27, 29 and from n69 to 95 of National Geographic History Magazine in spanish. Also I sell 10 dvds, most of them about Eg…

Started by Almudena

0 Nov 17, 2014

The Hazards of Being a Geographic Photographer

Going through some old newsletters by former Director of Photography, Bob Gilka, I came across this anecdote about photographer Dave Boyer.…

Started by Cathy Hunter

0 Jul 29, 2010

Happy Birthday to Jacques Cousteau

To mark the centennial of Jacques' Cousteau's birth, I'm posting an essay written by Archives Manager Renee Braden.  The booklet, "Welcome…

Started by Cathy Hunter

1 Jun 28, 2010
Reply by Tom Lynskey

Today in NGS History

By Mark Collins Jenkins On April 29, 1970, at a ceremony at Society headquarters, the 1969 Thomas D. White Space Trophy is presented to t…

Started by Cathy Hunter

0 Apr 29, 2010

Today in NGS History

On April 16, 1964, Jane Goodall received the Franklin L. Burr cash prize of $2,000 in recognition of her outstanding contributions to scien…

Started by Cathy Hunter

0 Apr 16, 2010

My Father, The Captain

Jean-Michel Cousteau has written a memoir of his famous father, who would have been 100 on June 11.  Please click here to read the press re…

Started by Cathy Hunter

0 Apr 16, 2010


is our theme, and if we can't find anything to interest ordinary people in that subject we better shut up shop and become a strict, technic…

Started by Cathy Hunter

1 Mar 24, 2010
Reply by Scott T. Shier

Published Sources for NG History

Listed below are sources of published information on NGS history and related people and topics. Abercrombie, Thomas J. & Lynn B., Trav…

Started by Karen Huffman

6 Apr 26, 2008
Reply by Karen Huffman



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