Photograph of Florence Nightingale, United Kingdom, 1850-1910
Originally in black and white, this photograph of Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) has been tinted using watercolours. Nightingale is remembered for the radical changes she brought to nursing after her visits to field hospitals during the Crimean War (1853-56).
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The study and practice of caring for and waiting on the sick, injured, or others unable to look after themselves or to deal with their specific medical needs.