Margaret Fuller's home

This is the house where Margaret Fuller, an American journalist, critic, women's rights advocate and nurses' coordinator in Roman hospitals, lived in 1849, while she and her husband supported Giuseppe Mazzini's revolution for the establishment of the Roman Republic1. It is located in Rome (Piazza Barberini 2, on the Rione Colonna side).

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The memorial plaque

This plaque, located next to the entrance of the house, commemorates Margaret Fuller with the following Italian inscription:

"IN QUESTA CASA/ DURANTE LA REPUBBLICA ROMANA DEL 1849/ ABITO' LA SCRITTRICE/ MARGARET FULLER/ 1810-1850/ ATTIVA SOSTENITRICE/ DEGLI IDEALI MAZZINIANI/ COME GIORNALISTA E COORDINATRICE/ DELLE INFERMIERE NEGLI OSPEDALI ROMANI/ CONTRIBUI' ALLA FRATERNITA'/ POLITICA E DEMOCRATICA/ TRA L'ITALIA RISORGIMENTALE/ E GLI STATI UNITI D'AMERICA/ S.P.Q.R. 23-XI-2000".

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  • Photos and main text by Flaminia Ambrosini moc.liamg|89inisorbma.ainimalf#| and Alice Mingiacchi moc.liamg|sufurecila#| (December 2017)

Bibliography:

  • Susanna Baragatti,Cristina Trivulzio di Belgiojoso e le altre: il contributo ad un nuovo modello di assistenza infermieristica durante la Repubblica Romana del 1849, Universit√† Campus Bio-medico, Roma, Anno accademico 2016-2017 (tesi di laurea in infermieristica, facolt√† dipartimentale di medicina e chirurgia)

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