The Babson World Globe

The Babson World Globe Wellesley Massachusetts

Stock #: 443328
Type: Postcard
Era: Chrome
City: Wellesley
State: Massachusetts (MA)
County: Norfolk
Publisher: Business Statistics Organizaton, Inc.
Postmark: 1956 Aug-2
PM State: Mass
Stamp: 2c
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
Additional Details:
The Babson World Globe, located on campus of Babson Institute of Business Administration, founded in 1919, at Babson Park in Wellesley, Massachusetts. 28 feet in diameter. Cost $200,000. Total Weight 25 tons. Designed to be rotated on its axis and about its base independently, thus exemplifying the changes of day and night and progress of seasons during a complete revolution around the sun. Dedicated June 18, 1955.

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