One of the earliest printed maps of the state of Kentucky, published by Matthew Carey in his miniature American Atlas. The map provides a fine and extensive treatment of Kentucky's early roads. and the state's borders are shown, though detail does extend into Tennessee.
Numerous towns and courthouses are also shown, along with the Rapids below Louisville on the Ohio River. The map includes an early appearance of Fort Washington on the Ohio River, which would later become Cincinnati.
Overleaf toning. Minor uneven toning.