“Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death”

Check out this scene.

Nutshell Library

This is just one of the scenes created by Frances Glessner Lee, the woman called the “Mother of Forensics”. Atlas Obscura has an article by Anika Burgess that shows other dioramas and tells the story behind Lee’s career and contributions to the field of forensics. It’s a fascinating article for those of us who are interested in crime fiction and nonfiction. Here’s the link. https://bit.ly/2fWQGvk