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Pub Year Map Maker Pub Place Map Title Map Price (USD) Picture
1852Thomas, Cowperthwait, & Co.PhiladelphiaA New Map of the World on the Globular Projection$100 Picture

A lithograph with hand colored wash.

Size: 13-1/2 inches X 17 inches

Map Type: Atlas

This is a air copy, with food hand washed color. Water stain in left margin affects image, stain in upper margin does not. Age darken throughout. Some offsetting. Chipped along bottom and right edges.

Thomas, Cowperthwait & Company of Philadelphia purchased the copyright of the New Universal Atlas from Samuel Augustus Mitchell, Sr. in 1850. Taken from an 1852 atlas, this map is attractive and legible.

References: A List of Geographical Atlases in the Library of Congress, #807, Phillips, P.L, Government Printing Office, Washington; American Maps and Mapmakers, page 313, Ristow, George, Wayne State University Press, Detroit, 1985

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