“OHIO” New York: J. H. Colton, c. 1855. Engraved map with original hand-coloring. (Image: 12 ¾ x 15 5/8'')
This informative historical map depicts Ohio with the counties names and in contrasting colors. Topographical features are shown with major wagon routes, railroad routes, and water routes identified. Also located are major towns and cities and canals.
The Greenville Treaty Line is shown (established 1795 – ending the Indian Wars in Ohio). In the lower-right hand corner is an inset of the city of Cleveland. This map provides an exceptionally detailed view of the state, as it existed prior to the Civil War!