Mary's mother taught her traditional African and Caribbean remedies for illnesses.
Mary received four medals from the British Government.
There had been tension around the Crimean Pennisula for a long time. This short video from History Videos for kids will give you a great overview on the Crimean War.
History and comedy combined, to give you an overview of Victorian Paramedics.
Video credit: History Videos for Kids
An engaging animated summary of medical progress in the 19th century. This video is suitable for 13+.
What was 19th Century Medicine Like?
Mary loved to travel. When she was a teenager, she went to England twice. That's over 7000 km!
The British Hotel had a general store, restaurant and hotel. The profits were used to cover the costs of the medicine.