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    Creation Date: 1886-1900
    Catalog ID: 2001.0.89
    Globe of the world (a) with wooden stand (b). Made in France, 1886-1900. Globe is mounted in a brass ring which is marked to allow calculation of longitude and latitude. It is attached to the globe with brass fittings. Place names on the globe are labeled in French. The stand is a dark brown wood with a brass fitting which holds the brass ring around the globe. It has three legs and four arms which support a flat rim around the center of the globe. The rim is marked with signs of the zodiac, months of the year, and directions. Printed on globe in Pacific Ocean region: Globe Terrestre/dessine par/H.Kiepert Berlin.D.Reimer/Libraire editeur/ 1886/grave P. J. Salzer. Imprime p. L. Kraatz./Cours des bateaux a vapeur oceaniques
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    [toy globe]
    Creation Date: 1930-1955
    Catalog ID: 1999.40.95
    Small lithographed tin globe on round stand with longitude axis balancing on stand. From J. Chein & Co., 1930-1955.
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    "A New and Accurat Map of the World"
    Creation Date: 1651
    Catalog ID: 1975.14.13
    Call Number: MAPB/W/1651
    Map of the World, divided into two hemispheres, dated 1651. Published in Gt. Britain as part of John Speed's "Theatre of the Empire of Great Britain" (atlas). Highly colored, annotated map, features illustrations of the four elements (fire, water, air, earth), celestial events, zodiac, and famous explorers. California is shown as an island. The western part of North America is largely depicteded as unexplored. The verso of the map includes printed text "The General Description of the World". From the Edward Allen Map Collection.
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    "Tabula geographica partis Septentrionalis Maris Pacifici"
    Creation Date: 1760
    Catalog ID: 2003.16.19
    Call Number: MAPB/W/1760
    Map of the Northern Hemisphere of the World, printed in Paris, France and dated 1760; cartographer, Borusi. The Southern Hemisphere is not depicted. North America is shown with known geographic features. Major land masses are colored. The Strait of Juan de Fuca and California are indicated. However, most other prominent, northwest geographic features are lacking. The Columbia River is not shown. A large inland sea is shown in the Northwest interior of British Columbia. Lewis and Clark Expedition, Paintings by Roger Cooke Collection Art Collection
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    [pin showing support for the United Nations]
    Creation Date: 1940-1994
    Catalog ID: 1994.1.1081
    Round pinback button commemorating the United Nations, 1940-1994. On surface against white background is drawing of the world in blue with longitudinal and latitudinal lines in gold. Around the equator of the world is a white banner with blue lettering. Printed on surface: United Nations Printed on edge: American Association for the United Nations, Inc.
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    Hendrick (Willem) Van Loon's Wide World Game
    Creation Date: 1939
    Catalog ID: 1958.29.19
    Board only for game titled Hendrick (Willem) Van Loon's Wide World Game, issued by Parker Brothers Inc., Salem, MA, 1939. Copyrighted by Stephen Slesinger, Inc., NY. Made by Van Loon with Paul T. Haskell, Jr. Large rectangular board folds at center. Back covered with gold paper. On interior is illustration of map of world, mostly in green and orange striping against a white background. Water are is white and decorated with ships, mermaids, and whales. In lower corners are illustrations of palm trees and steeply peaked mountains. Large illustration on front cover of ships and airplanes heading toward settlement with tall buidlings and orange trees which is situated in front of a large mountain. Name printed in black above illustration.