"Well, the last of the Victorian/Edwardian era of information-only covers. Soon, the width of the oak & acorn border would also be slimmed down a bit, to run a few more years before the border started fluctuation between ebb, flow, ebb, and then,…"
"Ah, bookfinder, now that's something I never think of --or have used. I'll have to keep it in mind henceforth. Thanks. Actually to both your replies I really posted here to see if anyone at all might have something to make trade for. I…"
"thanks Tom, I scouted out a few and saved at least one for the basket for later maybe. I love AbeBooks, been on there w/ account for some years now - don't remember how I originally found it. My only critique is most of the items lack pictures…"
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Life Member of The National Geographic Society. I became very interested in the Society itself during the 1988 year when I was but 10. Became a proud member myself for my 12th birthday, January 1990. At last I didn't have to wait for my Grandparents to be done with their issues and give them to me : )
San Jose, Ca. National Geographic Society Magazine Collector, Researcher, Trader, Dealer. Travel education (from NG's) is useful for business and pleasure plus I enjoy Antique Collecting, Classic Car & Antiques Restoration, Family Water Sports, and History
If anybody is interested in conversation threads about anything & everything National Geographic, you can see this link. NOTE: It is NOT for advertising or placing want/sell posts.....it was started by a Collector-Dealer in 2007 for serious and regular NGS-oriented "discussions" !
Sounds great Scott,
I always enjoy talking with NG collectors & hearing about their experiences. I'm retired and available to chat quite often. I've been a NG member & collector since 1978. Hope to chat soon.
I actually just discovered this website a few weeks ago. It's very cool - I don't really have any particular interests in NG. I've been a fan my whole life, my Dad has an extensive collection and now I'm working on mine.
I haven't been on the site for a few weeks, went to the Custer WI Renewable Energy Fair on Friday. Many plans will be in the following months & years and will try to make an imact with alternatives. For Geographics, it will take a while to sort everything out and start with major projects.
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