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A Visual Presentation of Map Indices

A Visual Presentation of Map Indices and a call for scanned images of Map Index covers   Combining my fascination with metadata and my gene…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

0 Dec 23, 2022

The "New" Map Supplement Series

The “New” Map Supplement Series   I know all of you are as pleased as I am that that the Cartography department has begun to publish new lo…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

16 Apr 24, 2022
Reply by William Heisel

Mistake In 1983 Atlantic Gateways Map

I have uncovered a mistake in the March 1983 Atlantic Gateways map. The town of Hershey, Pennsylania is misspelled as Hersey on the map.…

Started by stephen zamarin

4 Mar 31, 2022
Reply by Scott T. Shier

Mistake in 1987 Antarctica map supplement

I have uncovered an error in the April 1987 Antarctica map supplement. On the upper right hand corner, it says Volume 171 Number 6. It act…

Started by stephen zamarin

2 Nov 13, 2021
Reply by George Thomas Wilson

Question about Close-Up USA map

Hi, Does anyone have a 1986 or later version of the Close-Up USA map of Florida. If so, could someone tell me if the town of Coconut Grove…

Started by stephen zamarin

6 Jul 24, 2021
Reply by George Thomas Wilson

Mexico Map from 1911 vs 1914 vs 1916

Hello, I have recently bought some map supplements and the seller added one map stating "Mexico from 20s". After checking the 20s, all I fo…

Started by Helena Zar

8 Dec 10, 2020
Reply by Helena Zar

Post-Nathan Map Indexes

Background In his book “Collectibles of the National Geographic Society” (1982) Roger Nathan carefully documents each map supplement publis…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

39 Jul 2, 2020
Reply by George Thomas Wilson

October 1996 map supplement anomaly (Federal Lands)

While collating my collection & duplicates of NGM map supplements this week, I realized there is a printing variation for the October 1…

Started by Scott T. Shier

4 Apr 17, 2020
Reply by Scott T. Shier

Supplement or Not? The October 1917 Insert.

Supplement or Not?  The October 1917 Insert. While perusing my October 1917 "Flags Number" of the National Geographic Magazine I noticed a…

Started by George Thomas Wilson

6 Apr 11, 2020
Reply by Scott T. Shier

First Poster in Awhile

There is a poster (possibly two) in the April 2020 National Geographic. This is the Earth Day special issue,  Really, it is a dual issue. …

Started by George Thomas Wilson

0 Mar 23, 2020



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