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Uncovered: The haunting last photograph of the Lady of the Lamp, Florence Nightingale

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.

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love this! although I have not been diagnosed with fibro, a doc told me I might have it, and I do have CPS (Chronic pain syndrome).

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Florence Nightingale Timeline - Treetop Displays - A set of 18 A5 fact cards that reveal a timeline of the life of Florence Nightingale. Colour coordinated in greyscale, this set is very informative and explains all the major events and achievements that occurred in her life! Visit our website for more information and for other printable resources by clicking on the provided links. Designed by teachers for Early Years (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2).

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Florence Nightingale Taken: 1858 Discovered: 2006 Florence Nightingale is one of nursing’s most important figures. She 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.

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Florence Nightingale 1820-1910, By serving in the Crimean war, Florence Nightingale was instrumental in changing the role and perception of the nursing profession.

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