Collectors Forum

By Carolyn Burrell Published by: The International Coronelli Society for the Study of Globes, News 2001 I think I’ve always liked globes. From the ones in my elementary school to the beautiful antiques in museum galleries, to the first globe I bought for $ 1.95 in a thrift store, I […]

Confessions of a Globe Collector

Today, with Google Earth, gps and other modern technology we are enabled to view Earth and locate individual countries at any given time. To research countries and its inhabitants we have information at our fingertips; available online and at libraries. However, it wasn’t always so. Before these modern technologies, maps […]

The “Truthiness” of Vintage World Globes

To those who have collected globes, it becomes apparent that globes can be seen everywhere. Advertising, movies, corporate logos and the like, there is no place to hide a globe from the globe obsessed. We will be adding images continually to this archive so please feel free to contribute your […]

Globe Spotting