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  • The first inhabitants of Newfoundland and Labrador - the Maritime Archaic Indians - quarried local stone as early as 7500 years ago.
  • The Avalon Peninsula has a long history of mining activity. This includes a small mine near Manuels, Conception Bay, known as The Talc Mine.
  • The mineral industry of Newfoundland and Labrador is critical to the economic health of the province.
  • Soapstone has been and continues to be an important cultural element in many native societies.

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