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Name Cowperthwait, Thomas
Nationality American
Occupation Publisher
Role Publisher

Associated Records

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.88

Map Collection - 2014.21.88

Thomas Cowperthwait and Samuel Augustus Mitchell, Jr. Chili, La Plata and Uruguay Hand-colored lithograph Philadelphia, 1850 Map with colored elements by Thomas Cowperthwait, publisher, and S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr., publisher: Chile, La Plata, and Uruguay, with inset map of the South Part of Patagonia. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements marked with black round dot or black dot with radiating dots, i.e. "Sataye" top left of map. Some borders, most regions, most mountain ranges, most roads, most rivers, and some bodies of water, colored, some texture, some regions, some mountain ranges, some roads, some rivers, and most bodies of

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.84

Map Collection - 2014.21.84

Thomas Cowperthwait Brazil Hand-colored lithograph Philadelphia, 1850 Map with colored elements by Thomas Cowperthwait: Brazil, with inset maps of Paraguay and Environs of Rio Janeiro. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements marked with black round dot or black dot with radiating dots, i.e. "Cayenne" top middle of map. Some borders, most regions, most mountain ranges, some rivers, and some bodies of water, colored, some texture, most borders, some regions, some mountain ranges, most rivers, and most bodies of water, not colored, some texture. Title, key, and scale, top right of map, inset map titles and scales, bottom and bottom right

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.85

Map Collection - 2014.21.85

Thomas Cowperthwait Peru and Bolivia Hand-colored lithograph Philadelphia, 1850 Map with colored elements by Thomas Cowperthwait: Peru and Bolivia. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements marked with black round dot or black dot with radiating dots, i.e. "Tumbez" top left of map. Bolivian border, most regions, most mountain ranges, some river, and some bodies of water, colored, some texture, most borders, some regions, some mountain ranges, most rivers, and most bodies of water, not colored, some texture. Title, scale, and key, bottom left of map. Measurement marks surround black and pink double line and black decorative border, direc

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.86

Map Collection - 2014.21.86

Thomas Cowperthwait Venezuela, New Grenada & Ecuador Hand-colored lithograph Philadelphia, 1850 Map with colored elements by Thomas Cowperthwait: Venezuela, New Grenada, and Ecuador, with inset map of the railroad from Victor Bay to Panama. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements marked with black round dot or black dot with radiating dots, i.e. "Paraguana" top middle of map. Some borders, most regions, most mountain ranges, most roads, most rivers, and some bodies of water, colored, some texture, some borders, some regions, some mountain ranges, some roads, railroads, some rivers, and most bodies of water, not colored, some texture.

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.87

Map Collection - 2014.21.87

Thomas Cowperthwait South America Hand-colored lithograph Philadelphia, 1850 Map with colored elements by Thomas Cowperthwait: South America. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements marked with black round dot or black dot with radiating dots, i.e. "Lartago" top left of map. Guiana border, most regions, mountain ranges, most rivers, some bodies of water, and most small islands, colored, some texture, most borders, Central American region, some rivers, most bodies of water, and some islands, not colored, some texture. Title and key, top right of map, scale and credit, bottom right of map. Measurement marks surround black and pink doubl