Die Stromschnellen von St Marie (The Rapids Of St Mary), Frank Buchser, 1868
By kind permission of the Kunsthaus Art Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland
This website was created by teacher Peter White for the Algoma District School Board
Dean Sayers is the Chief of Batchewana First Nation (2016). Their traditional lands run along the Eastern shore of Lake Superior from Batchewana Bay to Whitefish Island at Bawating (Sault Ste. Marie). Chief Sayers grew up in Batchewana village where he worked with his father and brother in the First Nation's commercial fishing industry.
Chief Dean Sayers - Before the Settlers
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