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List of Illustrations Florence Nightingale at work, p x. Ella Pirrie, first trained matron of the Belfast Workhouse Infirmary, with a letter of encouragement from Nightingale, p 576. Nightingale handwritten letter, pp 917-20. Illustrations facing page 658. 1. Florence Nightingale with Sir Harry Verney at Claydon House. 2. The Edinburgh Royal Infirmary as it was when Nightingale nursing began there in 1872. 3. The ‘‘new’’ Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, opened in 1879 and in use until 2003. 4. Angelique Lucille Pringle and Frances E. Spencer, the first two trained matrons at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. 5. Florence Lees, leader of district nursing. 6. Agnes Elizabeth Jones, pioneering superintendent of the Liverpool Workhouse Infirmary. 7. William Rathbone, mp and philanthropist, funder of workhouse and district nursing. 8. (Dame) Rosalind Paget, niece of William Rathbone and early leader in district and midwifery nursing. viii / ...

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ISBN
9781554581702
Related ISBN
9780889205208
MARC Record
OCLC
625268199
Pages
950
Launched on MUSE
2012-07-10
Language
English
Open Access
No
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