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Erikson, Leif
A Norse explorer credited with being the first European to land on North America. He led an expedition to explore the regions around the Gulf of St. Lawrence, circa 1000 AD.

Erikson, Leif
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Northern Peninsula >> A large and long stretch of land that extends the northwestern coast of Newfoundland. It stretches from White Bay to L'Anse aux Meadows.