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Bob R Blackman
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  • Raymore, MO
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Very early issues of NG. 1800s

I have 22 early issues of the magazine and wonder what my next step would be.  I know they are too valuable for continual 'thumbing through' but because of our present living conditions (we have down…Continue

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Very early issues of NG. 1800s

I have 22 early issues of the magazine and wonder what my next step would be.  I know they are too valuable for continual 'thumbing through' but because of our present living conditions (we have down sized several times) I just do not have the space for them.  I really am looking for a new home for each or all of them.  Dad was a US PostMaster for many years and collecting NGM was a hobby for him.  He bound all of his collection.  There was almost a reverence when you picked up one of his…See More
Jan 19
Melvin L. De Vilbiss commented on Bob R Blackman's status
"Bob, What exactly are you trying to sell? Mel"
Jan 17
Bob R Blackman commented on Bob R Blackman's status
"Still trying to sell my NG.  We moved from a three bedroom house to a 2 bedroom apartment to a 1 bedroom apartment and so we are trying to sell all that we do not need.  I really hate to sell "my friends" but our space is…"
Jan 17
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Jan 20, 2013

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Hometown:
Raymore
About Me:
My father was an avid collector and amateur binder. He gave me bound volumes from my birthdate 1928 in 1980 I sold and gave to libraries all except one volume. He also collected many issues from the 1800's
Favorite National Geographic publication:
I always enjoyed the maps and sky charts
Favorite travel destination:
Ireland

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