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A map by cartographer Aaron Carapella showing the locations and names of tribes across North America circa 1490 is available in a variety of sizes. David Yankus/NHO

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New map documents Tribes across U.S. circa 1490
Aaron Carapella turns 14 years of research into one-of-a-kind document detailing locations of 584 tribes with original names

Native cartographer Aaron Carapella worked for 14 years to create a pre-Columbian map of the continental United States circa 1490. He completed his map, "Native American Nations: Our Own Names and Locations," six months ago.

By David Yankus February 12, 2013
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