By Erin Pottie
Strong and pensive, muted and sturdy, a bust to depict the late Donald Marshall Sr. was unveiled Wednesday at a dedication ceremony in his home community of Membertou.
The Mi’kmaq leader was the grand chief of the Mi’kmaq in Atlantic Canada for 27 years until his death in 1991.
For more on the subject, see Kiowa Gordon in a Headdress and Q'orianka Kilcher in a Headdress.
Below: "Caroline Marshall of Membertou stands solemnly near the statue of her late husband Grand Chief Donald Marshall Sr., during a dedication ceremony in Membertou on Wednesday." (Erin Pottie/Cape Breton Post)