Made in Chicago in the 1960's this Replogle terrestrial 10 " globe reflect the important change during the 1960's decolonization .The condition is good . Overall a very desirable globe with a decorative base.
Size; H 14, globe 10" ,good condition with no paper loss .
Date marker : 1960 – French West Africa, French Equatorial Africa, Belgian Congo and other African colonies cease to exist, creating over 15 independent countries, including Niger, Chad, Somalia, Congo, Nigeria. Zaire.The Bechuanaland Protectorate was a protectorate established on 31 March 1885, by the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland in Southern Africa. It became the Republic of Botswana on 30 September 1966.