Weaver is most remembered for his twenty-year dissection of an entire human nervous system. In the photograph, Dr. Weaver stands among the various anatomical specimens from his museum at Hahnemann Medical School.
BB: Masks worn by doctors during the Plague. The protective suit of the plague doctor consisted of a heavy fabric overcoat that was waxed, a mask with glass eye openings and a cone nose shaped like a beak to hold scented substances and straw.
An Indian soldier gestures from the port-hole of a ship as he arrives at Singapore, Dec. Indian soldiers were all volunteers during WWII and became the largest volunteer army in history, rising to over million men in August ☚