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FN to Rachel Williams, 1885/04/03

Description:

Letter from Florence Nightingale to Rachel Williams, Souakim, 3 Apr 1885.

Summary:

From 10 South Street. She is glad they were all summoned to Souakim, the post of honour. She hopes she has recovered from her fall. She has heard she is coming home with sick and wounded on the "Iberia." Little Sister stayed two days on her way to Edinburgh, she is better. Are Sisters Hicks and Dowse with her? Good Friday.

Date:

4/3/1885

Location:

Existence and Location of Originals:

Florence Nightingale Museum - Nightingale

Named Entities Links:

Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910
Williams, Rachel

Subject Links:

Military Nursing
Sawākin (Sudan)