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date: 22 September 2020

American Indians in Englandlocked

(act. c. 1500–1615)
  • Alden T. Vaughan

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American Indians in England (act.c. 1500–1615), included approximately thirty-five American natives of the western hemisphere, who lived for a time in England. The first were brought from the ‘Newfound Island’ by Sebastian Cabot in 1498 or, more likely, by Bristol seamen in 1501 or 1502. According to the ...

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