Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

7/8/2006

Rare picture found of reclusive Lady of the Lamp

She hated the limelight and shunned all publicity, so photographs of the nurse Florence Nightingale, the fabled Lady of the Lamp, are extremely rare.

But today, 150 years to the day since her return from the Crimean War, a new image, recently discovered in a collection of 19th-century photographs, will go on public display. for more click here

Did you like this? Share it:
Some Text