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Florence 2014.

Florence 2014.

How to use Echinacea: the Immune system stimulent and strep throat remedy

How to use Echinacea: Immune system stimulent and strep throat remedy

1858, Florence Nightingale, photo not discovered until 2006. Florence Nightingale, one of nursing’s most important figures, gained worldwide attention for her work as a nurse during the Crimean War. She was dubbed “The Lady with the Lamp” after her habit of making rounds at night to tend to injured soldiers. Early photographs of Florence Nightingale are very rare because she was extremely reluctant to be photographed, partly for religious reasons.

1858 - Florence Nightingale is one of nursing’s most important figures. She gained worldwide attention for her work as a nurse during the Crimean War. dubbed “The Lady with the Lamp” after her habit of making rounds at night to tend to injured soldiers

Florence Nightingale (1820-1910), reformer of English nursing, received the Order of Merit for her tireless efforts during the Crimean War. She was the first female recipient of this honor. She is celebrated as an English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing.

Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was a celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a nurse during the Crimean War, where she tended to wounded soldiers.

The photo was taken in 1910. It’s the last photograph taken of Florence Nightingale. (It's rare: she was reluctant throughout her life to be photographed.) It shows 90 year old Florence in her bedroom at her home in London. The photo was taken by Lizzie Caswall Smith. On the back of the photo Smith wrote, “Taken just before she died, house near Park Lane. The only photograph I ever took out of studio. I shall never forget the experience.”

Get to Know the Life and Works of Florence Nightingale - The Lady with the Lamp.

A rare photograph of Nightingale in by Lizzie Caswall Smith. Florence Nightingale is the founder of Modern Nursing.

Tips on spending a few hours in Pisa with kids. See what it's like to climb the Leaning Tower of Pisa with kids. Italy with kids. One day itinerary in Pisa.

An Afternoon in Pisa, Italy

Kitchen workshops. Styled by Florence Rolfe. Photographs by Sarah Hogan.

Nice overlapping of objects - tile and finishes work great in arrangements like this on sample boards. Styled by Florence Rolfe. Photographs by Sarah Hogan.

John Singer Sargent & Madame X. I wonder if this was taken before or after he had to paint on the other dress strap?

John Singer Sargent and his painting of Virginie Amélie Gautreau, 'Madame X'.

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