• Voices from the Gathering PlaceSault Ste. Marie: 1622 - 1870

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

Here is a list of sources and websites for student research


* digital copies of many of the books below can easily be found online.

* Teachers: primary sources such as John Tanner's autobiography sometimes use words to refer to First Nations people that are no longer acceptable today. This is a great opportunity to teach students how and why the way people see the world changes over time.