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Patricia Mariacher
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National Geographic collection for sale
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We have my brothers National Geographic collection that was left to the family when he passed.  We have done little so far, but now we need to settle up his estate. We are motivated!We are located in…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Patricia Mariacher Feb 24.

HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
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Please help!We have come into a large collection of NG's from my late brother. He was actively collecting when he passed. To pay some of his final expenses we are going to have to sell this…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Dave Coopersmith Aug 30, 2014.

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Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion National Geographic collection for sale
"Hello Amy, Was it my full collection you were interested in? I know we could make a great deal. All of the magazines are in great shape. I do have pictures of some of the earlier ones that I could send along if you like. Let me know, Pat"
Feb 24
Amy Kazen replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion National Geographic collection for sale
"HI Christine –   I am an interior designer in Seattle and we are working on a project with a large library. We hope to fill the library with National Geographics and this would be such a great find.   Can you tell me a little more…"
Feb 24
Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion National Geographic collection for sale
"Hi John, I was wondering if you had any interest in this collection? We would like to sell it, and you could have a great price if you are interested. Please advise, thanks, Pat"
Feb 23
Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion National Geographic collection for sale
"Hi John, I am having trouble sending the photo thru the NG site...can you email me directly to see if I can get it to you that way? I am not very techie... Pat prespets@sbcglobal.net"
Feb 15
John Shaddock replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion National Geographic collection for sale
"Can you please post a photo of the 1897 October front cover?"
Feb 14
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National Geographic collection for sale

We have my brothers National Geographic collection that was left to the family when he passed.  We have done little so far, but now we need to settle up his estate. We are motivated!We are located in IllinoisANY AND ALL OFFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED!We have:1897  OCTOBER 1902  MAY  1905  JULY, SEPTEMBER 1906  FEBRUARY, APRIL JUNE, JULY, AUGUST 1907  AUGUST1908  MAY1910  JANUARY, APRIL, MAY, JUNE, JULY1911  MARCH THRU DECEMBERFULL YEARS 1909, 1912-2011 (MAYBE SOME LATER)We would prefer to sell the…See More
Feb 14
Dave Coopersmith replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Sounds great. Look forward to hearing from you soon!"
Aug 30, 2014
Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Oh believe me, eBay is my absolute last resort. Give me a day or so to take the pictures and I'll get them to you as quickly as I can. Thanks So much! Pat"
Aug 30, 2014
Dave Coopersmith replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Thanks for the quick reply Pat. Shipping from the US to Canada is not a problem. We are talking about a small box of magazines, probably 10 or 12 pounds in total. US Posal Service has an expedited parcel rate to Canada that is quite reasonable, and…"
Aug 29, 2014
Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Hello! It was very nice to get your reply. Yes I absolutely I would be interested, I would be happy to take detailed pictures for you. Everything he has is in really good shape however there are a couple that might have a little stain but you would…"
Aug 29, 2014
Dave Coopersmith replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Hi Pat.  So sorry for your loss.  I hope your brother enjoyed his hours of collection  with NG.  It takes a certain kind of passion to embrace this. If you are interested, I would be interested in purchasing everything prior to…"
Aug 29, 2014
Philip Riviere replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Patricia, 1960 issues sell on E-Bay for around $2.00 each while 1970's only 50 cents each. I would discard 1970 onward. Map values drop for 1960 on up to today. I would keep 1888 to 1957.(the late 1950's and the 1960's maps were…"
Aug 2, 2014
Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Mel, Thank you so much! This is very helpful, and I really do appreciate your input!! Pat"
Aug 2, 2014
Patricia Mariacher replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Phil, Thank you so much! It Is useful to me to have this information, I really do appreciate it. I think it's wonderful you are willing to share your expertise with us ! I will now Look closely at my earliest issues to verify whether or not…"
Aug 2, 2014
Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"FYI For reprints (you'll be most concerned with the fifth type of reprint): http://ngscollectors.ning.com/forum/topics/a-guide-to-the-national-geographic-magazine-reprints For…"
Jul 31, 2014
Philip Riviere replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion HELP!! Large collection most Full years 1909 - 2011 single issues 1897 early 1900's. HELP
"Patricia, Sorry for Your Loss. Reprints were from 1888 thru 1907. On the front cover of reprinted issues is the small word "reprint " near the bottom of the front cover. From what you said I think the early issues you have are…"
Jul 31, 2014

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Hometown:
Lake Villa, Il
Why do you wish to join this community?
I have a inherited collection of NG mags and am hoping to learn what I'm able to do with them
Favorite National Geographic publication:
Can't pick just one
Favorite travel destination:
Las Vegas

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Large collection earliest October 1897 (single issue) to full years from 1909 to 2011

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 10:09am 0 Comments

Help!

We have inherited a large collection of NG's from my late brother. He was an avid collector, and was actively collecting when he passed. To help pay his final expenses we will have to sell his treasured collection sadly.

We are asking for guidance as we don't even know how to tell the difference between an original and a reprint...the ones we are wondering about are single issues from 1897, 1902, 1905 1906 (4 issues), 1907, 1908. We also have FULL Years from 1909-2011 with a few… Continue

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