“North America/ Sheet VIII/ Ohio, with parts of Kentucky and [West] Virginia.” London: Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, 1833. 15 1/4 x 12 1/8. Engraving by J. & C. Walker. Very good condition.
An original antique map centering on the Ohio River valley, showing all of Ohio and most of Kentucky and West Virginia, as well as eastern Indiana. The map was issued by the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (SDUK). This wonderful English enterprise was devoted to the spreading of up-to-date information and the enhancing of understanding. This map shows the area in great detail. Altogether, a fine examples of the Society’s work.