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HISTORY

Samuel de Champlain<br />
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Samuel de Champlain (August 13, 1574 – December 25, 1635), "The Father of New France", was a French navigator, cartographer, draughtsman, soldier, explorer, geographer, ethnologist, diplomat, and chronicler. He founded New France and Quebec City on July 3, 1608. He is important to Canadian history because he made the first accurate map of the coast and he helped establish the settlements.<br />
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Samuel de Champlain
Samuel de Champlain

Samuel de Champlain (August 13, 1574 – December 25, 1635), "The Father of New France", was a French navigator, cartographer, draughtsman, soldier, explorer, geographer, ethnologist, diplomat, and chronicler. He founded New France and Quebec City on July 3, 1608. He is important to Canadian history because he made the first accurate map of the coast and he helped establish the settlements.


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From gallery: HISTORY
Source: Agence Quebec Presse
Date: 31 Jan 2010
Location: Montreal Quebec Canada
Credit: Agence Quebec Presse
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