National Geographic's Collectors Corner

Collaborative site for collectors, dealers, & anyone interested in our history.

Very large collection of National Geographic magazines/inserts for sale

I have a pretty large collection of National Geographic magazines
Probably close to 2000 magazines.
I'm selling the entire collection due to downsizing.

The dates range from 1897 to the present. 1897 (June - original - fair condition), 1909 (September & December - great condition), a few in the teens (not very good condition) with an ever increasing number in the 1920's, 30's, 40's and so on. Many duplicates from these years as well.
The more recent they are the more likely I am to have complete years. Many are bagged to protect them.

I also have some bound National Geographics ranging from 1917 through 1928 (19 bound books but not complete for this date range).
Many inserts/maps are included in the magazines but I also have an entire Rubbermaid tub of extra inserts.

I'd prefer to sell them all at once.

Make an offer.
More photographs can be sent if you have specific interests or I can just show you if you are willing to drop by.

I'm in the Parkton, Maryland area (21120).

Views: 304

Attachments:

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

If you are unable to sell the lot, I would be interested in the following, original issues in very good or better condition:

Vol. 9 - 1898

April w/Map Supplement

December w/index

 

Vol. 10 - 1899

December w/index + Map Supplement

 

Vol. 11 - 1900

September w/Map Supplement

 

Vol. 13 - 1902

January

  

Vol. 15 - 1904

January w/Map Supplement

March w/Map Supplement

Also, what is in your Rubbermaid tub of extra inserts?

I've sold most of my earliest originals so I don't have the ones you indicate you need.   

In that time frame I have 1897 (June - original - fair condition), 1909 (September & December - great condition)

As far as inserts in my tubs of spares (usually lesser quality) I have a couple dozen from the 40s, some from the 30s and many more as you get into the 50's and more current.   The inserts I kept that are of better quality are:

1915 - July - Map of Europe

1916 - July - Map of Mexico

1922 - February - Countries of the Caribbean

1937 - British Isles

1938 - July - Reaches of the Nations Capital

1938 - December - Bible Lands

1939 - October - Central Europe and the Mediterranean

1940 - March - Classical Lands of the Mediterranean

1940 - December - The US and adjoining portions of Canada and Mexico

1943 - September - Pacific Ocean

1946 - February - Northern Hemisphere

1946 - April - India and Burma

1946 - July - United States of America

1947 - June - Canada, Alaska and Greenland

1947 - October - Countries of the Caribbean

1947 - December - South Central US

1948 - March - Australia

1948 - June - North Central US

1948 - December - Southwestern US

1949 - April - British Isles

1949 - June - Europe & Near East

1949 - October - The Top of the World

My hope is that I can offload the entire group, magazines and all to someone local rather than deal with individual sales which I'm frankly getting tired of doing.   If you are interested in anything I can get your contact info and let you know if I decide to sell individual items.

RSS

Members

Legal notice about this site

Note: Any sales or trade arrangements are solely between users of this site; The National Geographic Society is not a party to and does not endorse or promote any particular sales or trade arrangements between collectors, dealers, or others. Due to the immediate nature of this medium, National Geographic Online also does not review, censor, approve, edit or endorse information placed on this forum. Discussion boards on National Geographic Online are intended to be appropriate for family members of all ages. Posting of indecent material is strictly prohibited. The placement of advertisements or solicitations unrelated to National Geographic also is prohibited. National Geographic Online shall review information placed on this forum from time to time and delete inappropriate material that comes to its attention as soon as it is practicable, but cannot guarantee that such material will not be found on the forum. By posting material on this discussion board you agree to adhere to this policy prohibiting indecent, offensive or extraneous advertising material, and to legally assume full and sole responsibility for your posting.

© 2022   Created by Cathy Hunter.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service