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Monday, March 08, 2004
 
NUNAVUT



In 1999, Canada's first new territory in 50 years was established, as a large chunk of the Northwest Territories was handed over to the Inuit people. Though much remains to be acheived, this event was a monumental landmark in the struggle of indigenous peoples for self-determination..

Some history: First Contacts - the Frobisher Expeditions

A nice overview by an Inuit

Nunavuk Government Website

Nunatsiaq (Newspaper)

Polar Net

Nunavut Parks

Photos of Nunavuk

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History of American Embroidery

What American Children Read in 19th Century

18th and 19th Century British Magazines (online texts)

American Magazines from the same era..

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