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Florence Nightingale  Taken: 1858  Discovered: 2006  Florence Nightingale is one of nursing’s most important figures. She gained worldwide attention for her work as a nurse during the Crimean War. She was dubbed “The Lady with the Lamp” after her habit of making rounds at night to tend to injured soldiers. Early photographs of Florence Nightingale are very rare because she was extremely reluctant to be photographed, partly for religious reasons

Florence Nightingale Taken: 1858 Discovered: 2006 Florence Nightingale is one of nursing’s most important figures. She gained worldwide attention for her work as a nurse during the Crimean War. She was dubbed “The Lady with the Lamp” after her habit of making rounds at night to tend to injured soldiers. Early photographs of Florence Nightingale are very rare because she was extremely reluctant to be photographed, partly for religious reasons

Einstein at 12 yrs. old, 1891

World Figures as children

Elizaveta Fedorovna (Elizabeth Romanova), a German princess in 1880’s-90’s Russia, where she married the fifth son of Tsar Alexander II. She was said to be the most beautiful woman in Europe. Her husband was killed by a bomb in 1905. A champion of the poor, she became a nun after her husband's murder. Arrested and buried alive 1918 by the Red Army. Canonized in 1981.

Elizaveta Fedorovna (Elizabeth Romanova), a German princess in 1880’s-90’s Russia, where she married the fifth son of Tsar Alexander II. She was said to be the most beautiful woman in Europe. Her husband was killed by a bomb in 1905. A champion of the poor, she became a nun after her husband's murder. Arrested and buried alive 1918 by the Red Army. Canonized in 1981.

Day 10 - Nature - In the resort town of Skagen, you can watch an amazing natural phenomenon: Skagen is in the nothernmost point of Denmark where the Baltic and North Seas meet... the two opposing tides  meet but can not merge because the two bodies of water have different densities

Day 10 - Nature - In the resort town of Skagen, you can watch an amazing natural phenomenon: Skagen is in the nothernmost point of Denmark where the Baltic and North Seas meet... the two opposing tides meet but can not merge because the two bodies of water have different densities

Princess Hermine Reuss of Luxembourg with her daughters Caroline and Emma, ca. 1900 -- love this old photo!

Princess Hermine Reuss of Luxembourg with her daughters Caroline and Emma, ca. 1900 -- love this old photo!

1913 - After parcel post service was introduced in 1913, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.

1913 - After parcel post service was introduced in 1913, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.