Collection: Autograph letters signed collection, ca. 1603-ca. 1972 >> Letter from Florence Nightingale to unknown recipient, concerning...
Letter from Florence Nightingale to unknown recipient, concerning the importance of training female missionaries and "probationers" to care for the sick, and discussing her own health, f 1860 Oct. 8.
|Main Creator:||Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910|
Nightingale states her dismay that "though a man must have 3 1/2 years education before he can give us a dose of medicine, a woman may go tampering with the souls and bodies of her fellow creatures without any training at all".
Physical description: 1 item (11 pages).
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|MS 49,491/2/370||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Manuscripts|
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