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Beothuck
A sketch of the Beothuk people.

The sketch is supposedly a representation of John Guy's encounter with the Beothuk in 1612.

From Theodor de Bry, America (Historia Americæ sive Novi Orbis), pt. XIII, German, edited by Matthaeus Merian (Frankfurt: Caspar Rðtel, 1628, 1634) 7. Copy courtesy of the CIHM/ICMH (Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions) microfiche series; no. 94749 in the Queen Elizabeth II Library at Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, Newfoundland. Original housed in The National Library of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.
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