Back to School: Small, portable globes were intended for educational purposes, and were used by students in classrooms and in the home. Dennis Townsend, a Vermont schoolteacher, produced this collapsible, portable, and inexpensive globe for students as an alternative to the large, more expensive globes available mainly in schools and libraries.
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No known restrictions on use.
Boston||Felchville, Vt :
George M. Smith & Co.||D. Townsend
Relief shown by hachures.
Six inch globe.
Issued with a loop for hanging.
Exhibited: "Back to School: Geography in the Classroom" organized by the Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the Boston Public Library, 2014-2015.