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Felisa Rincon de Gautier

Laurence Swinburne

Felisa Rincon de Gautier

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Published by Quercus in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rincon de Gautier, Felisa,
  • Readers for new literates,
  • High interest-low vocabulary books

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laurence Swinburne ; cover illustrator, Alan Nahigian.
    SeriesNation builders biographies
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14421524M
    ISBN 101556755678
    OCLC/WorldCa24058040

    Felisa Rincón de Gautier fue durante 23 años administradora de la Capital y alcaldesa de San Juan. La valiosa colección de fotos de su gestión administrativa, social y cultural nos permite reconstruir la vida política y social de nuestra ciudad capital durante los años al Born in Puerto Rico in , the charismatic Felisa Rincón de Gautier grew up to become­­ Mayor of San Juan and the first woman in the western world to run a capital city. Felisa and the Magic Coquí is her true-life story in fable form as an itsy-bitsy coquí, mascot .


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Felisa Rincon de Gautier by Laurence Swinburne Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ruth Gruber's book about Felisa Rincón De Gautier adroitly tells the story of the first lady Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico who also made history as the first female Mayor of any capital city in the Americas. Ruth Gruber's writing style is easy going without sacrificng details.

For example, there are records of conversations Felisa had with 5/5(2). One of the first female political leaders on the island, Felisa Rincón de Gautier "Doña Felá," as she was affectionately known became an important political figure in Puerto Rico, and the first woman to be elected mayor of San Juan, the largest city and the capital of Puerto Rico.

Rincón de Gautier was one of the founders of the Popular Democratic Party (PDP). The Dona Fela Museum. The Felisa Rincón de Gautier Museum in the heart of Old San Juan is the mansion where she lived for two years, after she was Mayor of San Juan and has become a public museum dedicated to displaying her life and good works.

The stairwells and walls from the first through the third floors are lined with hundreds of news articles and awards she received during her. La Caleta de San Juan, which is the one entering straight into the city and “Clara Lair” Street which leads left or right from where you stand.

You will also notice a pink colonial building on the intersection of Caleta de San Juan and Clara Lair. This used to be the residence of the late mayor of San Juan Felisa Rincón de Gautier. The Felisa Rincón de Gautier Distinguished Woman Award event was created in to honor Felisa Rincón de Gautier ( –) who was the first woman to be elected as the Mayor of a.

But on Octo something happened in Puerto Rico that changed the political future of Felisa Rincón de Gautier forever. Hurricane San Calixto was headed towards the Island and “Doña Fela’s” neighbors —knowing that she had all the right political Felisa Rincon de Gautier book asked Felisa Rincon de Gautier book to help them find shelter for the storm.

ELISA RINCÓN de Gautier, better know as Doña Felisa, was the first woman to hold the office of mayor of an important city in the Western Hemisphere. She served as mayor of San Juan for a period of 22 years, from to   Felisa Rincón de Gautier died Felisa Rincon de Gautier book Septem She rests in peace in the Cementerio de la Capital.

Tourists and locals can learn more about her by visiting the Casa Museo Felisa Rincón de Gautier, located at the center of San Juan.

A statue of her is one of the historical landmarks in Paseo de la Princesa, also situated in the capital city. Get this from a library. Felisa Rincón de Gautier. [Laurence Swinburne] -- A biography of the first woman mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Felisa Rincón de Gautier, First Female Mayor of San Juan. Rincón de Gautier was a firm believer in the women's right to vote and was an active participant in the suffragist movement, motivating many women to register. When the law allowing women to vote was passed, Rincón de Gautier was the 5th woman to officially register.

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AUGEST REVIEW: The Felisa Rincon de Gautier Institute for Law and Public Policy shares the Soundview Educational Campus with Bronx Arena, a. DOÑA FELISA RINCON DE GAUTIER.

Felisa Rincón de Gautier, Doña Fela, como la conocía todo Puerto Rico, nació en Ceiba el 9 de enero desus padres eran abogado y maestra respectivamente, tenía ocho hermanos, los cuales cuidó cuando su mamá murió.

Felisa Rincón de Gautier: The Mayor of San Juan Ruth Gruber Snippet view - She wrote 19 books during her lifetime, mostly based on her own experiences, including Destination Palestine: The Story of the Haganah Ship ExodusI Went to the Soviet Arctic, and Witness: One of the Great Correspondents of the Twentieth Century Tells.

ELISA RINCÓN de Gautier, mejor conocida como doña Felisa, fue la primera mujer en ocupar la alcaldía de una ciudad importante del hemisferio Occidental. Sirvió como Alcaldesa de San Juan por espacio de 22 años, de a Fue pionera del movimiento en pro de los derechos políticos de la mujer, en establecer programas de cuidado diurno para niños de edad preescolar y en establecer.

Felisa Rincón de Gautier. New York, Crowell [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Felisa Rincón de Gautier; Felisa Rincón de Gautier; Felisa Rincón de Gautier; Felisa Rincón de Gautier: Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Gruber.

Fundación Felisa Rincón de Gautier P.O. Box San Juan, PR Tel. E-Mail: [email protected] Rincón de Gautier’s French and Spanish heritage, melded in the crucible of pain, prejudice, and loss, forged a woman with the softness of jasmine (her signature scent) and the strength of a saint.

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Felisa Rincon was a serious leader with solid record of accomplishment, and that comes through. You'll pass by some of Old San Juan's greatest treasuries, the historic San Juan Gate and the San Juan Cathedral among others, to come to this little museum, but you won't see the best the city has to offer until you step inside.

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After high school, she became a pharmacist and before moving to New York City to study fashion design. Upon returning to her native Puerto Rico, she opened a flower shop.

Rincón de Gautier was always a strong supporter of women’s right to vote and was active in the. Felisa Rincon de Gautier was born in Puerto Rico inthe first of nine children.

Her mother died when she was just eleven years old and so her strongest childhood influence was that of her father who was actively involved in Puerto Rico’s politics.

The way in which we approach suffrage history must include the ways in which Native American women such as Susette La Flesche Tibbles and Zitkala Sa; Puerto Ricans including Felisa Rincon de Gautier and Luisa Capetillo—as well as African American leaders who carried the suffrage cause right up to the Voting Rights Act, like Fannie Lou Hamer.

When Felisa Rincón de Gautier died in San Juan, a on Septemshe was given the burial honors of a head of state. Dignitaries from all over the world attended her funeral service. Felisa Rincón de Gautier was buried at the Municipal Cemetery Monacillos in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico.

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