Toledo is a city in and the district seat of Lucas County, Ohio, United States. Toledo is in northwest Ohio, at the western end of Lake Erie circumscribing the province of Michigan. The city was established by United States nationals in 1833 on the west bank of the Maumee River, and initially consolidated as a component of Monroe County, Michigan Territory. It was re-established in 1837, after finish of the Toledo War, when it was consolidated in Ohio.
After the 1845 consummation of the Miami and Erie Canal, Toledo developed rapidly; it additionally profit by its situation on the railroad line between New York City and Chicago. The first of numerous glass producers touched base in the 1880s, in the end acquiring Toledo its epithet: "The Glass City". It has since turned into a city with a workmanship group, auto gathering organizations, instruction, medicinal services, and nearby games groups.