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Map A map of the State of Ohio

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  • A map of the State of Ohio


  • Hough, Benjamin, 1773-1819.
  • Bourne, Alexander, 1786-1849.
  • Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.
  • Melish, John, 1771-1822.

Created / Published

  • Philadelphia : B. Hough & A. Bourne, and J. Melish, 1814.


  • -  Ohio--Maps
  • -  United States--Ohio


  • Maps
  • Cadastral maps


  • -  Partial cadastral map showing surveys within the inhabited part of the state and containing the ownership signature of Charles Shaler, Esq., the former U.S. District Attorney for the Western District of Pennsylvania during the period from 1853 to 1857.
  • -  Prime meridians: Washington and London.
  • -  "Entered according to Act of Congress, the 27th day of June 1814 by B. Hough & A. Bourne, of the State of Ohio."
  • -  LC copy imperfect: Torn on edges and at fold lines, small sections missing.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.


  • 1 map on 4 sheets : hand col., mounted on cloth ; 124 x 112 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4080 1814 .H6


  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2011585890

Online Format

  • image

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Credit Line: Library of Congress, Geography and Map Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Hough, Benjamin, Alexander Bourne, Henry Schenck Tanner, and John Melish. A map of the State of Ohio. Philadelphia: B. Hough & A. Bourne, and J. Melish, 1814. Map.

APA citation style:

Hough, B., Bourne, A., Tanner, H. S. & Melish, J. (1814) A map of the State of Ohio. Philadelphia: B. Hough & A. Bourne, and J. Melish. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Hough, Benjamin, et al. A map of the State of Ohio. Philadelphia: B. Hough & A. Bourne, and J. Melish, 1814. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.