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Florence Nightingale letter
MSS 2011-20  
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Description
Contains one letter written by Florence Nightingale and a letter of appraisal.
Background
Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) was a British nurse, statistician, and social reformer. She's recognized as the mother of modern nursing philosophy. Furthermore, she managed nursing of British and allied forces during Crimean War at Scutari; established the Nightingale School of Nursing in London, 1860; created training for midwives and nurses in workhouses; and was awarded Order of Merit, 1907.
Extent
0.25 linear ft. (1 box).
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Library & Center for Knowledge Management. All requests for permission to publish or quote from material must be submitted in writing to the UCSF Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Library & Center for Knowledge Management as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
Collection is open for research.