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Pendant quelques années, Mary est engagée au … 0000212016 00000 n 0000212188 00000 n %PDF-1.7 %���� I made up my mind: I, Mary Seacole, would go to the Crimea. Suitable for Key Stage 2 History. Nightingale’s nurses were all brought 0000033089 00000 n Look at my references. Mrs Hamilton: And you wish to go to war in the Crimea as a nurse, Mrs Seacole? 0000029808 00000 n 0000130598 00000 n 0000151881 00000 n Mrs Hamilton, I want to join Florence Nightingale. This was during the period when many black people in the Caribbean were forced to work as slaves. I learnt nursing and medical skills from my mother. Mary Jane Seacole (née Grant; 23 November 1805 – 14 May 1881) was a British-Jamaican nurse, healer and businesswoman who set up the "British Hotel" behind the lines during the Crimean War.She described this as "a mess-table and comfortable quarters for sick and convalescent officers", and provided succour for wounded servicemen on the battlefield, and nursed many of them back to health. Give me the chance. During watching - one question to focus on: ‘What obstacles did Mary Seacole overcome to serve in the Crimean War? You’re going out to the Crimea are you Ma’am? This is war. had no money to live on; a reporter told her White faces. Although Mary’s mother was black, her father James Grant was a white Scottish army officer and Mary was born a ‘free person’. BBC Teach > Primary resources > KS2 History > Mary Seacole - Home. And what made you think that you’d be of help? Mrs Hamilton: Miss Nightingale has all the nurses she needs. White faces. A terrible, brutal, cruel war. Mary tells of her early life in Jamaica, and how her mother, a famous healer, taught her all her healing skills. Mrs Hamilton: Then let me make it very clear, Mrs Seacole. I would not go back. But she is deemed as supposedly "not needed". Then let me make it very clear, Mrs Seacole. MARY SEACOLE - VIDEOS The content relating to Mary Seacole consists of three video episodes, each about 5 minutes long, which can be watched individually or sequen-tially. However I regret to tell you that Miss Nightingale does not have any places for nurses at present. I tell you, in Balaklava once, I saw a rat eating a man’s foot while he was asleep... More detail on how to use these videos can be found in the PDF below: Read about our approach to external linking. Gérant une pension de famille largement fréquentée par des soldats et des marins, sa mère utilise des remèdes traditionnels africains et caribéens pour lutter pour la fièvre jaune dont souffrent beaucoup de ses pensionnaires. Miss Nightingale has all the nurses she needs. You been there before? There were other nurses here today. She taught me about medicines and cures and -. What do you see? 0000029679 00000 n 0000032836 00000 n Discussion question: ‘Who was Florence Nightingale?’ (A famous nurse who organised help for soldiers during the Crimean War.). for her service.). MARY SEACOLE - VIDEOS The content relating to Mary Seacole consists of three video episodes, each about 5 minutes long, which can be watched individually or sequen- … She ran her own businesses, loved to travel, and often risked her life for others. Mary Jane Seacole (née Grant; 23 November 1805 – 14 May 1881) was a British-Jamaican nurse, healer and businesswoman who set up the "British Hotel" behind the lines during the Crimean War.She described this as "a mess-table and comfortable quarters for sick and convalescent officers", and provided succour for wounded servicemen on the battlefield, and nursed many of them back to health. Portrait von Albert Charles Challen. Whole place is full of thieves. And when I was a child she taught me all her skills. Sailor: No offence Ma’am, but you must be mad. 32 0 obj <> endobj xref 32 53 0000000016 00000 n 0000129991 00000 n 0000031308 00000 n Mary Jane Seacole (* 1805 in Kingston als Mary Jane Grant; † 14. 0000151693 00000 n Sailor: You’re going out to the Crimea are you Ma’am? You will not be needed. The Crimean peninsula is an outcrop of land that extends into the Black Sea, a large body of water to the east of Europe north of Turkey and close to Russia. American woman: You expect to travel with us? The British soldiers and Florence I am very sorry. But that wasn’t going to stop me. American woman: Look around you, woman. I learnt nursing and medical skills from my mother. 0000008833 00000 n Keep the rats off too. Seacole should have been treated after the … 0000016511 00000 n But, I was determined. 0000012668 00000 n I am sure you wouldn’t. So Mary travels to the Crimea anyway to set up her own 'hospital'. 0000008738 00000 n Mary returns to London after the Crimean War, penniless and forgotten by the public. maintain and could not be sold; Mary Seacole Instruction: ‘Write down the things Mary Seacole overcame to fulfil her ambition.’ (Answers: Racism preventing travel to England from Jamaica; not allowed to serve as a nurse in the army; had to make the dangerous journey to the Crimea on her own.). This clip is suitable for teaching History at KS2 in England, Wales, Second Level in Scotland) and KS1 and KS2 in Northern Ireland. Not one person. 0000031333 00000 n You will not be needed. She taught me about medicines and cures and -. Mary Seacole (1805–1881) was a Jamaican-born British business woman who showed great kindness and bravery tending to sick and wounded soldiers during the Crimean War. Video Transcript. 0000003981 00000 n Mrs Hamilton: Magic potions I suppose. 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It’s all there Mrs Hamilton. In the Victorian era Britain and some other countries were at war with Russia over who would be in charge in that part of the world. Mary: But I don’t understand. 0000212102 00000 n My mother was a famous healer in Jamaica. Discussion question: ‘What do soldiers need if they are injured fighting in a war?’ (To be cleaned, bandaged, kept warm, brought food, given medicine.).