Happy 125th birthday, NGS!

January 13, 1888: Thirty-three explorers and scientists gathered at the Cosmos Club in Washington, DC, to organize “a society for the increase and diffusion of geographic knowledge.”

The National Geographic Society turns 125 years old today.


≡  Founders @ the Cosmos Club via National Geographic—Deutschland

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