Celestial Globe
   This Celestial Globe at Oberlin College is by Gilman Joslin (1804-ca.1886). Joslin worked in many fields in addition to making globes: he was one of the first Americans to make a daguerreotype and was engaged in shipbuilding.

   The celestial globe showed the stars forming the constellations and also the mythical figures associated with them. 

REFERENCE: D.J. Warner, "Geography of Heaven and Earth -- III", Rittenhouse, 2, (1988), pp 88-89

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