Spirit of the Beothuk by Gerry Squires, 2005

Spirit of the Beothuk by Gerry Squires, 2005
This life-sized bronze statue of Shanawdithit stands at Boyd's Cove on Newfoundland's northeast coast. Shanawdithit is widely believed to have been the last of the Beothuk. She died of tuberculosis on 6 June 1829 in St. John's.

Photo by Art and Carol Griffin. Reproduced by permission of Art Griffin. © 2005.

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