Rev. James B. Macelwane with the thirty-inch Dietrich Reimer globe, the then state-of-the art tool for true longitudes and geocentric latitudes.
Otto Nuttli related that one of his first
functions as a new Ph.D. was to calibrate the
globe, because the map on the globe was
not exactly positioned in terms of latitude and
longitude. - R.B.H.
(J. B. Macelwane Archives, Saint Louis University)
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