National Geographic Society Founded in 1888

On January 27th, 1888, the National Geographic Society was founded in Washington D.C.  Nine years after its creation, the society began publishing the now-famous National Geographic magazine, which has been in print ever since!

Celebrate the occasion by checking out the National Geographic website.  Learn more about the society’s mission, view photos,  and check out videos.

For extensive geographical resources, check out our Geographical Articles and Databases.


1 Response to “National Geographic Society Founded in 1888”

  1. 1 Kudos to Alexander Graham Bell « The More You Know… Trackback on March 7, 2009 at 3:51 pm

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