Writings by and about Esther Dartigue
This sub pocket includes the following:
1.Eight articles in response to a highly controversial talk Esther Dartigue gave in 1935 on women's education in Haiti, sponsored by the country's first feminist organization, La Ligue Feminine d'Action Sociale, which Madeleine Sylvain asked her to join in co-founding.
2.Three articles by Esther Dartigue appearing in the Association France-Haiti's annual Bulletin. The first two concern the construction of a hospital in Haiti to serve 100,000, a project championed by Yvonne Sylvain, Haiti's first woman doctor who had asked the Association to help raise funds. The third article is about the four Sylvain sisters, the first Haitian women to earn advanced degrees. There is a fourth piece, an obituary of Maurice Dartigue.
3.Seven articles by Esther Dartigue, written between 1958 and 1970 and appearing in American and international publications concerning bilingual education in an international nursery-school setting, for which she had become a spokesperson and specialist.
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