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Catalogue of the Florence Nightingale Collection

Catalogue of the Florence Nightingale Collection

Anna C. Maxwell Hall, Presbyterian Hospital, School of Nursing.

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Published by s.n. in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nightingale, Florence, -- 1820-1910,,
  • Nursing.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms International, 1982. 1 microfiche ; 11 x 15 cm. (Adelaide Nutting historical nursing collection ; AN 0826)

    SeriesAdelaide Nutting historical nursing collection -- AN 0826.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination30 p.
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16550530M

    This was published in two volumes in Collections are to be made the week following the auction on Monday from 9am to 7. Condition report requests to be sent to conditionreports adampartridge. He and Nightingale became lifelong close friends. Black areas were deaths from other causes.

    Still, like many daughters, she was eager to please her mother. Based on her observations in the Crimea, Nightingale wrote Notes on Matters Affecting the Health, Efficiency and Hospital Administration of the British Army, an page report analyzing her experience and proposing reforms for other military hospitals operating under poor conditions. The lingering effects of the disease were to last for 25 years, frequently confining her to bed because of severe chronic pain. She excelled in mathematics and languages and was able to read and write FrenchGermanItalianGreekand Latin at an early age. Florence was named after the city of her birth.

    During the Second World War St. A rare, signed copy of this report that she sent to her influential friends, will be offered at Bonhams Fine Books and Manuscripts sale in London on Wednesday 4 December. In fact, her parents forbade her to pursue nursing. The work features nine panels, of the original ten, depicting scenes of hospital life, Derby townscapes and Nightingale herself. A stained glass window was commissioned for inclusion in the DRI chapel in the late s.


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Catalogue of the Florence Nightingale Collection book

A nurse who posed for the top right panel in attended the rededication service in October InNightingale refused a marriage proposal from a "suitable" gentleman, Richard Monckton Milnes, who had pursued her for years.

Nightingale also served as an authority on public sanitation issues in India for both the military and civilians, although she had never been to India herself. Inat the age of 88, she was conferred the merit of honor by King Edward.

Her parents did not approve of her decision and wanted her to get married and raise a family. If the site is still down the following day please report the problem using our contact form. Her mother, Frances Nightingale, hailed from a family of merchants and took pride in socializing with people of prominent standing.

In October ofthe Crimean War broke out. Nightingale sent this copy with a hand-written letter to her banker and supporter Edward Marjoribanks, who had served as a trustee of The Nightingale Fund, set up in to raise money to establish a training institute for nurses.

When the chapel was demolished the window was removed and installed in the replacement chapel. One biographer has suggested that the rejection of marriage to Milnes was not in fact an outright refusal. Her father, William Edward Nightingale, was an extremely wealthy landowner, and the family moved in the highest circles of English society.

Condition report requests to be sent to conditionreports adampartridge. The no-nonsense Nightingale quickly set to work. Florence Nightingale was born on May 12,in Florence, Italy. She preferred to avoid being the center of attention whenever possible.

Inshe funded the establishment of St. The lack of medical supplies, overcrowding, and unsanitary conditions caused many people to complain. Nightingale often carried the owl in her pocket, until the pet died soon before Nightingale left for Crimea. For qualifying items that sell for more than the UK sterling equivalent of EURO 50, a sliding scale of royalty charges will apply — for a complete list of the royalty charges and threshold levels, please see www.

She rejected their life of thoughtless comfort for the world of social service. This premium is payable by all purchasers.

Allied British and French forces were at war against the Russian Empire for control of Ottoman territory. The newspaper reports stated that soldiers were treated by an incompetent and ineffective medical establishment and that the most basic supplies were not available for care.

During the Second World War St. Not welcomed by the medical officers, Nightingale found conditions filthy, supplies inadequate, staff uncooperative, and overcrowding severe.

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Florence was stubborn, opinionated and forthright but she had to be those things in order to achieve all that she did. Download Adobe Reader. Nightingale also volunteered at a Middlesex hospital around this time, grappling with a cholera outbreak and unsanitary conditions conducive to the rapid spread of the disease.

In fact, her parents forbade her to pursue nursing.Books By Florence Nightingale All Selected Letters: I Have Done My Duty: Florence Nightingale in the Crimean War, (The Selected letters of Florence Nightingale) Jan by Florence Nightingale, Sue M.

Goldie. Florence Nightingale, –, English nurse, the founder of modern nursing, b. Florence, Italy. Her life was dedicated to the care of the sick and war wounded and to the promotion of her vision of an effective public health-care system.

Dec 10,  · Harriet Martineau’s book ‘England And Her Soldiers’, with Florence Nightingale’s pioneering statistical diagrams, was widely read outside the army rank-and-file. It undoubtedly advanced Nightingale’s cause. The two reformers worked together for many years on other projects.

Florence Nightingale was memorialized and archived onto the pages of many children’s books. Her absence from society blocked from public view the many accomplishments she achieved during her life time, and left in its place the child’s story book nurse, whose life reads like a chapter from a book.

Howard Kelly gave an album of Florence Nightingale letters and Nightingale's chair. Kelly also gave a collection of books, called the Nightingale Collection, which consisted of books by and about Nightingale, nursing and the history of women in general. The Nightingale book collection was housed in several locations.

The Auchincloss Florence Nightingale Collections is arranged in four parts: I. Books II. Letters III. Iconographic Materials IV. Records of the Nightingale Fund.

Links to downloadable pdf versions of these lists can be found at the bottom of this page. Part I: Books The title list to the books in the Auchincloss Florence Nightingale Collection is arranged in four sections.