The Evolution Of ’30-Year Old Cardboard’ – A Pictorial Essay

The Evolution Of ’30-Year Old Cardboard’ – A Pictorial Essay

When I celebrated this blog’s 5th birthday a few weeks ago, I did one of my routine ‘Evolution’ posts to show off how my collection has grown in the lat few months.  Typically, I try to do a ‘Evolution’ post 3 times a year to show the growth and progress I have made towards my collecting goals as the year progresses.  My collection is still small enough to work with this format, though that may change if I maintain this pace over the next 1-2 years.

The feedback on that post was great, and I had several emails from the great readers of ’30-YOC’ asking how I maintain such an organized collection.  It’s nice to see that my hard work is admired at some level, so I wanted to try something similar to my standard ‘Evolution’ series, but amped up a bit.

Here is a look at my collection, from Day 1 to Year 5 – all done in pictures.

Enjoy!!!

evolution 1

evolution 2

evolution 3

evolution 4

evolution 5

evolution 6

evolution 7

evolution 8

evolution 9

evolution 10

evolution 11

evolution 12

evolution 13

evolution 14

evolution 15

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And there you have it – The Evolution of ’30-Year Old Cardboard’.

Thanks for reading!!

 

 

 

 

8 responses to “The Evolution Of ’30-Year Old Cardboard’ – A Pictorial Essay

  1. It’s very cool that you have thought to do that !
    Are all those your actual collection or are some cards for trading ?

    • Baseball Dad- That is pretty much my collection. Because I don’t go after too much outside of my player collections, I really am only able to trade with collectors that go after the same guys that I do…

  2. What a neat and organized collection. That was neat.

  3. A nice focused collection that is rapidly expanding.

    Patrick

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