Toledo, Ohio

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Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States.wikipedia
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Lucas County, Ohio

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Toledo is a city in and the county seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States.
Its county seat is Toledo, located at the mouth of the Maumee River on the lake.

Miami and Erie Canal

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After the 1845 completion of the Miami and Erie Canal, Toledo grew quickly; it also benefited from its position on the railway line between New York City and Chicago. In 1824, the Ohio state legislature authorized the construction of the Miami and Erie Canal and in 1833, its Wabash and Erie Canal extension.
The Miami and Erie Canal was a 274 mi canal that ran from Cincinnati to Toledo, Ohio, creating a water route between the Ohio River and Lake Erie.

Toledo War

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It was re-founded in 1837, after conclusion of the Toledo War, when it was incorporated in Ohio. An almost bloodless conflict between Ohio and the Michigan Territory, called the Toledo War (1835–1836), was "fought" over a narrow strip of land from the Indiana border to Lake Erie, now containing the city and the suburbs of Sylvania and Oregon, Ohio.
Both states deployed militias on opposite sides of the Maumee River near Toledo, but besides mutual taunting, there was little interaction between the two forces.

Cincinnati

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It is the fourth-most-populous city in the U.S. state of Ohio, after Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati. Resettlement began around 1818 after a Cincinnati syndicate purchased a 974 acre tract at the mouth of Swan Creek and named it Port Lawrence, developing it as the modern downtown area of Toledo.
In 1827, the canal connected Cincinnati to nearby Middletown; by 1840, it had reached Toledo.

Monroe County, Michigan

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The city was founded in 1833 on the west bank of the Maumee River, and originally incorporated as part of Monroe County, Michigan Territory.
When the city of Toledo was incorporated in 1833, it was part of Monroe County instead of the state of Ohio.

Ohio

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It is the fourth-most-populous city in the U.S. state of Ohio, after Columbus, Cleveland, and Cincinnati.
This interesting change may be observed while traveling through Ohio on Interstate 75 from Cincinnati to Toledo; the observant traveler of this diverse state may even catch a glimpse of Cincinnati's common wall lizard, one of the few examples of permanent "subtropical" fauna in Ohio.

Maumee River

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The city was founded in 1833 on the west bank of the Maumee River, and originally incorporated as part of Monroe County, Michigan Territory.
The city of Toledo is located at the mouth of the Maumee.

Lake Erie

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Toledo is in northwest Ohio, at the western end of Lake Erie bordering the state of Michigan. An almost bloodless conflict between Ohio and the Michigan Territory, called the Toledo War (1835–1836), was "fought" over a narrow strip of land from the Indiana border to Lake Erie, now containing the city and the suburbs of Sylvania and Oregon, Ohio.
Major cities along Lake Erie include Buffalo, New York; Erie, Pennsylvania; Cleveland, Ohio, and Toledo, Ohio.

Maumee, Ohio

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The towns of Port Lawrence and Vistula merged in 1833 to better compete against the upriver towns of Waterville and Maumee. Some of what are now considered its suburbs in Ohio include: Bowling Green, Holland, Lake Township, Maumee, Millbury, Monclova Township, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield Township, Sylvania, Walbridge, Waterville, Whitehouse, and Washington Township.
Located along the Maumee River, it is about 10 miles southwest of Toledo.

Northwest Indian War

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After the conclusion of the American Revolutionary War, the regional tribes allied in the Western Confederacy, fighting a series of battles in what became known as the Northwest Indian War in an effort to repulse American settlers from the country west of the Appalachians and north of the Ohio River.
After a methodical campaign up the Great Miami and Maumee river valleys in western Ohio Country, he led his men to a decisive victory at the Battle of Fallen Timbers near the southwestern shore of Lake Erie (close to modern Toledo, Ohio) in 1794.

List of United States cities by population

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The population of Toledo was 287,128 making it the 71st-largest city in the United States.

Downtown Toledo

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Resettlement began around 1818 after a Cincinnati syndicate purchased a 974 acre tract at the mouth of Swan Creek and named it Port Lawrence, developing it as the modern downtown area of Toledo.
Downtown Toledo is the central business district of Toledo, Ohio.

Toledo Walleye

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The multi-purpose Huntington Center, opened in 2009, hosts the Toledo Walleye ECHL ice hockey team and the Toledo Crush of the Legends Football League.
The Toledo Walleye are a professional ice hockey team based in Toledo, Ohio.

Sylvania, Ohio

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An almost bloodless conflict between Ohio and the Michigan Territory, called the Toledo War (1835–1836), was "fought" over a narrow strip of land from the Indiana border to Lake Erie, now containing the city and the suburbs of Sylvania and Oregon, Ohio. Some of what are now considered its suburbs in Ohio include: Bowling Green, Holland, Lake Township, Maumee, Millbury, Monclova Township, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield Township, Sylvania, Walbridge, Waterville, Whitehouse, and Washington Township.
Sylvania is a suburb of Toledo, and encompassed by Sylvania Township.

Toledo Museum of Art

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Some of these include the amphitheater and aquarium at the Toledo Zoo and a major expansion to the Toledo Museum of Art.
The Toledo Museum of Art is an internationally known art museum located in the Old West End neighborhood of Toledo, Ohio, United States.

Wabash and Erie Canal

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In 1824, the Ohio state legislature authorized the construction of the Miami and Erie Canal and in 1833, its Wabash and Erie Canal extension.
The canal known as the Wabash & Erie in the 1850s and thereafter, was actually a combination of four canals: the Miami and Erie Canal from the Maumee River near Toledo, Ohio, to Junction, Ohio, the original Wabash and Erie Canal from Junction to Terre Haute, Indiana, the Cross Cut Canal from Terre Haute, Indiana, to Worthington, Indiana (Point Commerce), and the Central Canal from Worthington to Evansville, Indiana.

Huntington Center (Toledo, Ohio)

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The multi-purpose Huntington Center, opened in 2009, hosts the Toledo Walleye ECHL ice hockey team and the Toledo Crush of the Legends Football League.
The Huntington Center is an 8,000-seat multi-purpose arena in downtown Toledo, Ohio.

Bowling Green, Ohio

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Some of what are now considered its suburbs in Ohio include: Bowling Green, Holland, Lake Township, Maumee, Millbury, Monclova Township, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield Township, Sylvania, Walbridge, Waterville, Whitehouse, and Washington Township.
Bowling Green is a city and the county seat of Wood County, Ohio, United States, located 20 miles southwest of Toledo.

Oregon, Ohio

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An almost bloodless conflict between Ohio and the Michigan Territory, called the Toledo War (1835–1836), was "fought" over a narrow strip of land from the Indiana border to Lake Erie, now containing the city and the suburbs of Sylvania and Oregon, Ohio. Some of what are now considered its suburbs in Ohio include: Bowling Green, Holland, Lake Township, Maumee, Millbury, Monclova Township, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield Township, Sylvania, Walbridge, Waterville, Whitehouse, and Washington Township.
It is an industrial suburb of Toledo, located on Lake Erie, just east of the city.

Waterville, Ohio

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The towns of Port Lawrence and Vistula merged in 1833 to better compete against the upriver towns of Waterville and Maumee. Some of what are now considered its suburbs in Ohio include: Bowling Green, Holland, Lake Township, Maumee, Millbury, Monclova Township, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield Township, Sylvania, Walbridge, Waterville, Whitehouse, and Washington Township.
Waterville is a city in Lucas County, Ohio, United States, along the Maumee River, a suburb of Toledo.

Great Lakes

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Toledo, as with much of the Great Lakes region, has a humid continental climate (Köppen Dfa), characterized by four distinct seasons.
In early August 2019, satellite images depicted a bloom stretching up to 1,300 square kilometres on Lake Erie, with the epicentre near Toledo, Ohio.

Old West End District (Toledo, Ohio)

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The Old West End is a historic neighborhood of Victorian, Arts & Crafts, and other Edwardian-style houses.
The Old West End is a historic neighborhood in Toledo, Ohio and is considered to be "the largest neighborhood of late Victorian, Edwardian, and Arts & Crafts homes east of the Mississippi."

Holland, Ohio

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Some of what are now considered its suburbs in Ohio include: Bowling Green, Holland, Lake Township, Maumee, Millbury, Monclova Township, Northwood, Oregon, Ottawa Hills, Perrysburg, Rossford, Springfield Township, Sylvania, Walbridge, Waterville, Whitehouse, and Washington Township.
Holland is a suburb of Toledo.

Old Orchard (Toledo, Ohio)

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Old Orchard is a neighborhood in Toledo, Ohio that is roughly bordered by Bancroft Street, Secor Road, Central Avenue, and Douglas Road and is bordered by the University of Toledo to the south and the Village of Ottawa Hills to the west.

Harvard Terrace

Harvard Terrace is a historic neighborhood in Toledo, Ohio; it is "bordered by Amherst Drive (which abuts the Toledo Zoo), Broadway, Glendale Avenue, and the Anthony Wayne Trail. It includes 435 residences, many of them designed by architects and built in the early 1900s."