Florence Nightingale in the barrack hospital at Scutari, c1880. Artist: Unknown

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Florence Nightingale in the barrack hospital at Scutari, c1880. Engraving made c1880 showing the barrack hospital during the 1850s. In 1854, during the Crimean War (1853-1856), Sidney Herbert, Secretary of State for War, appointed the English nurse Florence Nightingale (1820-1910), a family friend, to introduce female nurses into the British military hospitals in the Crimea. Until the end of the war she worked tirelessly to improve conditions.


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  1. 0460001819
  1. 1-156-206
  1. 1156206
  1. 1819
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  1. Unknown: :
Subject
  1. Florence Nightingale: British: Nurse, founder of trained nursing as a profession for women
Medium
  1. Engraving
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ Ukraine
  4. --------- Krym, Avtonomna Respublika
  5. ------------ Crimea
  1. ,
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Asia
  3. ------ Turkey
  4. --------- İstanbul
  5. ------------ Üsküdar
  1. 41 01 00 N , 029 03 00 E

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