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Caring Facts About Mary Seacole, Florence Nightingale’s Arch-Rival

Mary Seacole spent her life playing second fiddle to Florence Nightingale, and this lifelong rivalry continued beyond the grave.1. She Was Three In OneThe life of Mary Seacole provides three stories in one. Seacole was...

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