Franklin

Collection, 1947-1957.

Author/Creator:
Ritter, Beatrice, collector.
Publication:
1947-1957.
Format/Description:
Other
21 items (3 folders).
Arrangement:
by subject.
Subjects:
Cavell, Edith, 1865-1915.
Nightingale, Florence, 1820-1910.
International Council of Nurses.
Conference proceedings.
Forums (Discussion and debate).
Nursing -- Authorship.
Local subjects:
Depage, Marie. (search)
Institut Edith Cavell-Marie Depage. (search)
International Council of Nurses Conference (1949 : Sweden). (search)
Form/Genre:
Pamphlets.
Postcards.
Language:
English, French and Swedish.
Summary:
The collection consists of materials relating to the Institut Edith Cavell-Marie Depage (school and hospital), Florence Nightingale and the 1949 conference of the International Council of Nurses (ICN).
The information concerning the Institut Edith Cavell-Marie Depage (Brusells) includes postcards and a catalogue from the school written in French as well as a postcard depicting the school's namesake Cavell.
Materials relating to Florence Nightingale include a commentary of her written work and a postcard and photograph of a 1836 portrait of Nightingale and her sister. Works consist of a 1947 lecture concerning the writings of Nightingale, a 1956 edition of her THE INSTITUTION OF KAISERWORTH ON THE RHINE and a 1957 reproduction of Nightingale's Curriculum Vitae.
International Council of Nurses' conference materials include four pamphlets from the 1949 ICN conference in Sweden, one of which is written in Swedish. Congress papers include: "The Medicine of Tomorrow and the Position of the Nurse."
Cited as:
Beatrice Ritter Collection, Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania.
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