Mary Seacole

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Before the crimea

  • had a lot of knowledge of herbal remidies and nursing techniques that she learned from her mother.
  • 1854, went to England to volunteer to be a nurse in the Crimea she was rejected due to racism.
  • she wen to the crimea anyway as she payed her own way there.

In the crimea

  • set up a medical store where soldiers could buy medicines
  • set up her British Hotel where soldiers could obtain medicines, food and company for moral support. she also treated them there for…


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