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National Geographic: Which issues influenced Hergé and/ or acted as reference material?

number1fan
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#1 · Posted: 20 Jan 2018 09:47 · Edited by: Moderator
As stated in a previous post, I have a The National Geographic magazine that inspired Hergé for the Prisoners of the Sun adventure.

Is there a list of all National Geographic magazines that inspired Hergé?

I would be interested at starting a collection based around the influence of the drawings and stories.
dedemax
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#2 · Posted: 25 Jan 2018 20:11
Hergé took some inspiration for Tintin in the Congo from an issue of National Geographic, dated October 1922.

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