Indiana state c.1850 fine Thomas Cowperthwait scarce old map
Indiana state c.1850 fine Thomas Cowperthwait scarce old map Indiana state c.1850 fine Thomas Cowperthwait scarce old map
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A New Map of Indiana with its Roads & Distances.

(U.S. individual states).

Issued c.1850-5, Phila. by Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Scarce mid-19th century U.S. produced state map. Lithographed with original hand color.

List of Steam Boat Routes between Louisville- Pittsburg and New Orleans at top left. Railroad lines built, under construction and proposed shown as well as "plank roads".

Map displays light old damp staining, color is very soft/ mellow, unique to this issue.

Sheet measures c. 17"H x 13 3/4"W.

Printed area measures c. 14"H x 11 1/2"W.

Ristow, American maps and Mapmakers, 313.

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 1.

[R17632].