Today and Yesterday, 1683 (Eastern Canada and Greenland), Olooreak Etungat, Inuit

Today and Yesterday

1683 Groenlande

4.5" x 6" (image)

Olooreak Etungat, Inuit

Map Origin:  Published in volume 1 of Alain Manesson Mallet's 'Description de L'Univers', in Paris in 1683 (1st edition)

Note: This map shows the region that Henry Hudson explored just 70 years earlier, prior to being set adrift in Hudson Bay. The ‘Eskimo’ Peoples of the by the late 1600’s had become aware of Westerners and their large sea craft but their society and culture was wholly uninfluenced by them.