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July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
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The current issue (July 2018) will not load for me on the online archive.  I've tried on two different computers and still no luck.  I don't have a problem loading any other issue.  I've contacted…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Evicci Jul 24.

Atlas Plate Legend
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Starting with the January 1958 issue, National Geographic began its Atlas Plate series of supplements, which, when completed 10 years later, was supposed to cover the entire planet.  I was just…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by George Thomas Wilson Mar 9.

The enormous weight of National Geographics
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I'm finally in a position to attempt to build bookcases to hold my National Geographic collection.  However, I'm very concerned about the massive concentration of weight that will result.  As you all…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by John Evicci Dec 28, 2015.

Best way to deal with pages stuck together?

I recently acquired a lot of old issues that were stored away somewhere for a long period of time.  As a result, some of the issues are like a board with all the pages seemingly fused together simply…Continue

Started Dec 23, 2015

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John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
"UPDATE:  They finally fixed the problem late last night.  Only took them 16 days :P"
Jul 24
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
"They seem to be responding more quickly at this point.  Hopefully the issue is resolved soon."
Jul 17
Philip Riviere replied to John Evicci's discussion July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
"John, Tried it again...Still will not load... Phil"
Jul 17
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
"Finally heard back from technical support on this issue.  They said they fixed the problem but I'm seeing no resolution.  The issue still won't load for me :("
Jul 17
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
"Thank you for checking Phil!  I'm glad it's not some weird problem that only I am experiencing.  I've never had this happen before, even with new issues that are still on the stands.  As soon as an issue is posted in…"
Jul 16
Philip Riviere replied to John Evicci's discussion July 2018 issue won't load on online archive
"John, Just tried to load the July 2018 issue and it did not load.. the June issue loaded fine...Maybe this months not available because its still available on the news stands... Phil "
Jul 16
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July 2018 issue won't load on online archive

The current issue (July 2018) will not load for me on the online archive.  I've tried on two different computers and still no luck.  I don't have a problem loading any other issue.  I've contacted the National Geographic support center twice about it and have not received any response.  Just curious if everyone else is experiencing the same glitch or is the problem somehow on my end?See More
Jul 16
George Thomas Wilson replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"Impressive !!!"
Mar 9
Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"Nice work John! Mel"
Mar 9
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"So, here's my stab at creating a legend for all the maps in the Atlas Plate series.  It's pretty crude and not super accurate, but it gives a good idea of the area covered by which maps at a glance.  The maps are listed by the…"
Mar 9
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"Roger that."
Feb 21
Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"John, You could probably pick up off eBay and 1964 soft cover atlas for under $25. Then you can personally scan in page 4 for the Continental overlays as well as pages 18, 42, 52, 62, 68, 78, 104, 124, 136 and 147 for the area overlays that would…"
Feb 20
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"Interesting.  They only show a legend for the continental maps, eh?  Not all of them."
Feb 19
Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"Here's the picture for the map imagery, page 4 of the 1963 Atlas. It references "page" numbers. Use the page/plate table Tom provided from the 1963 Index to convert the page references to the "plates" in the Folio. Enjoy!"
Feb 19
John Evicci replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"Ah!  I see now.  Thank you :)"
Feb 19
George Thomas Wilson replied to John Evicci's discussion Atlas Plate Legend
"John, Here is the inside, front cover of the Folio Index that Mel mentions: Unfortunately, I do not have the Atlas of the World in which Mel states that the legend map is printed. Tom"
Feb 18

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