Finding-Aid for the Florence Nightingale Letter (VMF222)


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Table of Contents

Collection Outline

Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Box and Folder Listing


Collection Outline

Nightingale, Florence to W. Clark 1872: September 29

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910
TitleFlorence Nightingale Letter
Quantity: 2 folders
Identification: VMF222

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Biographical Note

Florence Nightingale was a pioneering nursing and a reformer of hospital sanitation methods.

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Scope and Contents Note

Accession 22998

Consists of an original and copy of a letter from Florence Nightingale to W. Clark (1872: September 29).

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open.

Use Restriction

None

Users of the collections must read and abide by the Rules for the use of manuscript collection materials.

Users of the collections who wish to use items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in the form) must sign and submit to the Washington University Department of Special Collections a hard copy of the Notification of intent publish manuscript collection materials form.

All publication not covered by fair use restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder.

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Box and Folder Listing

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Nightingale, Florence to W. Clark, 1872: September 29 (ALS, 3 pp)

Located in oversize.
Includes a framed original and a framed copy of the letter.
Nightingale writes to Mr. W. Clark, a civil engineer, concerning the installation of sanitary works in India. Nightingale also refers to Mr. Edwin Chadwick, a noted sanitarian.

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