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Transformational women in history – Esther Wheelwright and gender

Excellent historic biography

A French proverb about women and success: “Qui sait ce que peuvent être les femmes lorsqu’elles sont enfin libres de devenir elles-mêmes? (“Who knows what women can be like when they are finally free to become themselves?) As America celebrates women in history, academics and politics, we can appreciate a revisit to the extraordinary life […]

Wells Maine Esther Wheelwright biography: French and Indian War History

Colleagues at the University of Southern Maine Franco-American Collection requested for me to make available some of the columns I wrote in the past, before the printed articles were digitized. As a result, I found a short report I wrote about the life of the French and Indian War captive and Wells Maine native, Esther […]