Plague mask. Filled with herbs and spices, thought to protect against the black plague.

image: “Doktor Schnabel von Rom” (“Doctor Beak from Rome”) engraving, Rome 1656 Physician attire for protection from the Bubonic plague or Black death. A plague doctor’s clothing consisted of: A.

As crime & gang violence soared on the streets of New York in the late 1800's, the NYPD turned to local inventor Tony Spark to create an automated crime fighter. Sadly the robotic invention was too slow and cumbersome to be any help in the fight against crime. However the story would later inspire both Stan Lee and Paul Verhoeven

Chester E. Macduffee next to his newly patented, 250 kilo diving suit, 1911 Is this the inspiration for Robbie the Robot (Return to the Forbidden Plant)?

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The bubonic plague was spread by the flees that were on the rats. An average home had about 8 rats and 9 rats if they had any animals in their house.

Black Death Plague Doctor...was a special medical physician who saw those who had the Bubonic Plague. In the 17th and 18th centuries, some doctors wore a beak-like mask which was filled with aromatic items. The masks were designed to protect them from putrid air, which (according to the miasmatic theory of disease) was seen as the cause of infection. The protective suit consisted of a heavy fabric overcoat that was waxed. A wooden cane pointer was used to help examine the patient w/out…

Black Death The Black Death (Black Plague, The Plague, Bubonic Plague) was so named because the skin on many of its victims turned black.

Probably one of the most famous faces of #NationalDoughnutDay

Salvation Army Donut Lassies served troops in the trenches during WWI .They were also called Donut Dollies and continued to serve in WWII, Korea and Vietnam.

Queen Mary I (1553-1558). House of Tudor. Parents: Henry VII and Catherine of Aragon. 1st cousin 13 times removed of Queen Elizabeth II. Reign: 5 yrs, 3 mos, 29 days. Successor: 1/2 sister Elizabeth.

Queen Mary I House of Tudor. Parents: Henry VII and Catherine of Aragon. cousin 13 times removed of Queen Elizabeth II. Successor: Half-sister Elizabeth I.

The Radium Girls -  In the 1920s, several US watch companies produced "glow in the dark" dials painted with radioluminescent paint, composed of zinc sulfide (ZnS) mixed with radioactive radium (226Ra) salts.  The employees hired to paint the dials were mostly young women. The paint was applied to the numerals with a small brush. As the brush became flattened, the women "pointed" the brushes on their tongues between applications, and thereby ingested a small quantity of radium each time…

The Radium Girls - In the 1920s, several US watch companies produced "glow in the dark" dials painted with radioluminescent paint, composed of zinc sulfide (ZnS) mixed with radioactive radium (226Ra) salts. The employees hired to paint the dials were mostly young women. The paint was applied to the numerals with a small brush. As the brush became flattened, the women "pointed" the brushes on their tongues between applications, and thereby ingested a small quantity of radium each time…

Black Death European Tour.

Non communicable diseases caused by pollution essay Causes of Non-Communicable Diseases. What is Chemical Pollution? What causes NCDs? and the resultant pollution brings about disease and death to many.

Famous Black Death Art | galleryhip.com - The Hippest Galleries!

Formed in 1273 in response to the Black Death, the image portrays a member of the "Flagellants" so named as they would make progress around whipping themselves on their bare backs

Plague doctors

***Quinn wears a plague doctor mask because it looks like Poe-ish, and signals death.

The Gates Are Closed by ArtSquid | +

black and creepy illustration-

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