Fiji and Tongan Independence

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Today I fixed that up, making the dates consistent with the prose. Others collect world globes because they are beautiful to look at. And then a bunch of pictures followed. Bangladesh independence - Ceylon changes to Sri Lanka - Bahamas independence - Guinea-Bissau independence.

Southern part of Bechuanaland was called British Bechuanaland, a colony that later became part of the Cape Colony and later S. Submarine telegraph cables indicated by hatched line, globe. Here's their search interface with what I entered for search terms. An invoice for when dating practices and judging by collectors. Papua New Guinea gains independence.

Indonesia annexes Portuguese Timor. First off, I scanned the globe images carefully, looking for a date, or an edition number, or anything that would be an authoritative mark from the manufacturer.

Globes rarely have a date on them, so you have to study the geography, but it's not exactly that simple to accurately date a globe. Egypt becomes British Protectorate. There is a small dent about your globe, location. This is great, as it limits our searches quite a bit.

Indonesia annexes Portuguese Timor

So we really need a second source on this. There's a group of people interested in every possible topic. Labeled rand mcnally and sexual activity new name, globe. Vincent and the Grenadines become independent, but the globe shows them as British.

It's exactly the same globe, down to the code in the cartouche. View this one with an antique maps and very hall. The uncertainties in dating e. So take this list and add a year or so to the date of the event to give the cartographers time to catch up so to speak.

It was called Southern Rhodesia. Vincent and the Grenadines independence. We just might try to solve it together.