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DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
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I have a bound family collection years 1909-1972.  It in excellent condition but we need the space.  We would like to see these excellent documents go to an appreciative party.Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Forsythe Aug 4.

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Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"Thank you so much! Did you not need a phone number or any other information from me? I cannot wait to get my hands on them and put them up in my office! I’m so fascinated by these, and hope to read each and every issue!"
Aug 4
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"Your books are on their way. ETA is Friday, 8/11. I will send tracking number and some history via personal mail. Happy browsing!"
Aug 4
Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"If you accept my friend request that I sent you, we can send private messages. Thanks"
Aug 4
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"What is your phone #? For shipping."
Aug 4
Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"Just touching base again to see if we can work something out. I sent you a request and message with my info. Please let me know if there's anything else you need from me. I'm really excited and would love to have and show off your…"
Jul 31
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"I can ship US Post Office media mail for a reasonable amount.  If you want them send me an address and I will get them to you."
Jul 28
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"We are willing to pay the shipping.  I am looking into options that will be financially feasible."
Jul 28
Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"I am absolutely a serious collector.. My only concern is the price of shipment, as I am not wealthy and cannot throw around thousands on shipping."
Jul 28
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"My goal is to have my books preserved and honored.  I am willing to ship them media rate.  Just so you understand...there are 13 banker size boxes.  They weigh 47 pounds each.  We considered driving them back but shipping is…"
Jul 27
Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"I'm very serious, though I am mainly looking for the pre-1935 issues (I already have a non-binded collection from 1935 to present) , but if there's a way to get them all that is reasonably affordable, I'll gladly take them. I love…"
Jul 26
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"How serious are you about getting them?  Maybe we can work something out."
Jul 25
Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"Nashville, TN..... Hmmm.....this seems like it might be difficult. haha"
Jul 25
Robert Shimek replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"The books are in Bend, Oregon.  Where are you?"
Jul 25
Michael Forsythe replied to Robert Shimek's discussion DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972
"I am very interested! Where are you located?"
Jul 25
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DONATING a bound collection 1909-1972

I have a bound family collection years 1909-1972.  It in excellent condition but we need the space.  We would like to see these excellent documents go to an appreciative party.See More
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