This is a replica of the clothing worn by Florence Nightingale. It consists of a black cotton fabric dress with long sleeves, a hop which was worn to puff out the lower portion of the dress, a white cotton apron which was pinned to the front and ties in the back, and white sleeve covers worn to protect the underlying fabric of the dress.
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All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.
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The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing Historical Collection. (2017). "Uniform: Florence Nightingale Replica - 1" [Photograph]. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/435