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Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910



  • Existence: 1820 May 12 - 1910 August 13

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Authors collection


The Authors collection comprises various manuscripts created by notable historical figures between 1665 and 2005. The bulk of this collection dates from 1790 to 1900, and consists primarily of letters and lithographs. Notable correspondents represented in this collection include Charles Darwin, Isabella Stewart Gardner, Edward Everett Hale, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Florence Nightingale, Walker Percy, Wendell Phillips, John Ruskin, Alec Waugh, and William Wordsworth.

Restrictions on access

Collection is open for research.

Dates: 1665 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1790 - 1900

Josephine A. Dolan collection of nursing history


Collection compiled by nursing historian Josephine A. Dolan composed of artifacts, letters, ephemera, and photographs, with a particular focus on Florence Nightingale. Included are both original and reproductions of Florence Nightingale's correspondence.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research. Audiovisual items may be restricted depending on format, condition, and availability of playback equipment.

Dates: 1855-2005, undated