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Title [Cours de l'Ohio depuis sa source jusqu'a sa jonction avec la Riviere d'Ouabache et les pais voisons]
Cartographer Margry, Pierre (1818-1894)
Document Type Map
Description Partial tracing made c.1850 by historian Pierre Margry from unsigned manuscript in the Service Hydrographique library, Paris, no. BSH B 4044-87. Shows major tributaries and the course of the Ohio River Valley region as far west as the Miami River; roughly bounded by Fort Miami on the Maumee River, Lakes St Clair and Erie, the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers, the western Appalachians, and the mouths of the Muskingum and Licking Rivers. Identifies forts, villages, portages, and Indian tribal regions.
Places Ohio River, Miami River, Fort Miami, Maumee River, Lake St Clair, Lake Erie, Allegheny River, Monongahela River, Appalachian Mountains, Muskingum River, Licking River, United States
Keywords France, New France, exploration, colonialism, river, lake, fort, settlement
Theme American Indians and the European Powers
Culture Area Northeast, Great Plains
Language French
Physical Description

1 manuscript map; on sheet 852 x 976 mm.

Pencil on tracing paper.

Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference VAULT drawer Ayer MS map 215
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue