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Copperplate Engraving, "North Bend and Residence of the Late President W.H. Harrison," circa 1843

Woodruff, W. and Wright & Swormstedt1840/1845

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This 1840s engraving shows an Ohio River steamboat and a passenger packet boat passing by the home of President William Henry Harrison in North Bend, Ohio. The print features the Cincinnati-Whitewater canal, which included one of only twelve canal tunnels built in the United States.

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  • Title: Copperplate Engraving, "North Bend and Residence of the Late President W.H. Harrison," circa 1843
  • Creator: Woodruff, W., Wright & Swormstedt
  • Date: 1840/1845
  • Location: United States, Ohio, North Bend
  • Subject Keywords: Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841, Canal boats, Canals (Waterways), Steamboats, Rivers, Dwellings, Copperplate engravings (Visual works), Prints (Visual works)
  • Type: Documents
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Print (Visual work)
  • Object ID: 82.129.223
  • Image ID: THF203819
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

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