New Philadelphia

New Philadelphia, city (1990 pop. 15,698), seat of Tuscarawas co., E Ohio, on the Tuscarawas River, in a coal and clay area founded 1804, inc. 1833. Foundry products, machinery, and pottery are made. The Tuscarawas Campus of Kent State Univ. is there. Nearby is the Schoenbrunn Village State Memorial , a reconstruction of the first settlement in Ohio.

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