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Christie's Auctions Famed National Geographic Afghan Girl Photograph

The National Geographic Collection: The Art of Exploration auction brought in a total sale amount of $3,776,588, as announced by Christie’s, the host of the event. The collection from National Geographic is part of the storied firm’s 125th anniversary commemoration. The auction occurred at Christie’s, in New York City, on December 6, 2012.

The results of the auction confirm the legacy status of the publishing house acclaimed for its special reports from some of the world’s most intriguing locations around the world. Geography courses in academic environments have been supplemented for decades by the materials brought to us from reports from National Geographic magazine.

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