Nursing History Collection
Finzsch N and R Jutte (2003) Institutions of confinement hospitals, asylums and prisons in Western Europe and North America, 1500-1950, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Our Permanent Collection consists of nursing specific core items and rare items, and as such is viewable by appointment only. Here is a small selection of items from our collection.
NACRO (1975) Health visitors and the prevention of crime, London: Barry Rose.
Rowe J (1927) John Howard: prison reformer and philanthropist, London: The Epworth Press.
Smalley H (1902) Prison hospital nursing: being a manual of first aid and nursing for the prison hospital staff, London: HMSO.
Nursing Record/British Journal of Nursing (1888-1956)
Digitised journal available online.
Article: (no author) (1922) Editorial: HM Prison Nursing Service, British Journal of Nursing, 25 Feb, p.111.
Article: (no author) (1925) Lecture on prision nursing, British Journal of Nursing: Royal British Nurses Association supplement, November, p.234-235.
Article: (no author) (1909) The Elizabeth Fry League, British Journal of Nursing, 18 December, p.495-496.
Events and Exhibitions
RCN public lecture: nursing at the edge