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Bookbag for school :) JanSport Superbreak bookbag in Blue Streak

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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.

This drawing portrays Florence Nightingale in a hospital ward. While she worked in various hospitals during the Crimean War, she often carried a lamp as she visited many of the patients each night. Florence became known as the "Lady with the Lamp."

This drawing portrays Florence Nightingale in a hospital ward. While she worked in various hospitals during the Crimean War, she often carried a lamp as she visited many of the patients each night. Florence became known as the "Lady with the Lamp.

The grave of Florence Nightingale, St. Margaret Church in East Wellow, England

Grave Marker- Florence Nightingale-Lady with the lamp, Mother of modern nursing. St Margaret of Antioch Churchyard East Wellow Hampshire, England

Florence Nightingale Nursing Lamp... oooooh that's why there is a genie lamp on my school badge!

Caring nurses, coughing patients, Florence Nightingale, a nurse at an army hospital at the time, carried this lamp when the famous portrait of her was painted. Biographers - Grace and Beau

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