Welcome to the site! Feel free to chat w/ me on here anytime. I too, was interested in Nat Geo Society and Magazine since I was about 10 years old I think.
Be sure to browse through some of these other postings, as there are some folks looking to pass on their Magazines to those who would enjoy having them [they keep saying they do not wish to throw them away...].
If you work out an arrangement, you would need to pay for the shipping of course, at the minimum.
There is a wealth of resources on this site as well as a number of knowledgale members to.
I have accumulated my collection over the years with that same frugel attitude you have.I will be happy to assist you in whatever ways I can. Post a list of your wants/needs regarding particular years and/or issues.As mentioned by Scott earlier your biggest cost will be shipping.Feel free to drop me a note anytime. Welcome and best wishes for a successful hunt.
I started by checking my local newspapers for people wanted to get rid of there holdings. I found most of my issues from 30's and 40's to current for little to nothing. I did post and ad in a local paper and recieved some good responses.
After more sorting, I have found that I have more duplicates from the 1940s and some 50s. I also have some from the 1920s + 30s. If you have any interest in these let me know. I can tell you specific issues if you want to know. I have not counted them yet. There are some maps included.
I'd be happy to give them to you (just pay shipping), so I can get them out of here, haha. They are nice, decent. Some do have spine damage - but otherwise clean issues.
Very cool. I know I dont need 1959. I already have that year. The rest I would like to try to get. My zip code is 98275. So whatever is the cheapest would be great. I might only be able to pay shipping on a small set at a time because I dont have a job, and I'll have to get the money from my parents from chores and all that fun stuff. Thanks!
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