Watching a globe go for $616 on eBay…

WanamakerglobeI was scanning eBay for the first time in a while and looking at all the auctions underway when one caught my eye.  It was for a 8" world globe by Terrestrial Globe, John Wanamaker, New York, Philadelphia, copyright G. …

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Welcome to “This Old Globe”

As I was preparing to post an entry to my primary weblog about some recent globe purchases, I realized that: a) these postings had really nothing to do with the other stuff I talk about; and b) it might be a nice excuse to try out TypePad and the new ecto offline …

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