Friday, May 25, 2018

Memorial Day: A Globe of Remembrance


Freedom Globe by Replogle Globes
Memorial Day is a time of the year when we pause to consider the brave men and women who have given their lives for freedom. Americans around the world pause and honor the sacrifices made by generations of men and women who have given provided the ultimate sacrifice for the noble cause  of freedom. This somber occasion is a hopeful one that serves as an opportunity to enliven a sense of patriotism and commitment to national welfare.  The legacy of freedom and equality must endure forever. We must celebrate and honor the memory of those who have gone before us.



In 1971 Memorial Day become a national recognized holiday by an act of Congress. Fast forward a few years and the last Monday in May is now recognized as Memorial Day. In the earlier days of rural America it was common for various ceremonies to be held honoring the memory of men and women who fought for freedom and equality. It was also a custom to visit the graves of those casualties of armed conflict and clean the cemeteries and decorate the graves in the late Summer. Family picnics and reunions would be held during this time to commemorate those departed. Many various landmarks within the United States have been erected to honor the lives of our men and women in uniform. Celebrate patriotism and other American value with this beautiful one of a kind globe that stands for freedom.


The  Freedom 12-inch Antique Ocean Raised Relief Desktop World Globe by Replogle. features a majestic eagle taking flight. This globe is sure to delight wildlife admirers and patriots. The magnificently detailed resin eagle stand features a bronze finish and gold accents. This is a beautiful one of a kind piece. The base of the globe invokes a sense of awe and dignity, lending sophistication to any space that it graces. This makes a beautiful centerpiece for any home, office, library or study. The eagle rests on a cherry finished wooden base and a numbered, die cast full meridian allow for easy navigation. Longitude and latitude are clearly displayed, the continents, countries, capitals, various cities and a few ocean routes are depicted. The reference value of this tool is comparable to its beauty. Political boundaries and raised relief enhance the educational experience.

For this and other beautiful and unique globes, checkout our website at www.ultimateglobes.com 


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