Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi lead a nonviolent civil movement against the British rule of India in the 1940’s. Gandhi was a member of the merchant caste. He studied law in London. His formal name is Mohandas K. Gandhi. He is shown here wearing Windsor style eyeglasses. The Windsor style was introduced in 1880 and was popular through the 1920’s. Many Windsor frames were made in England.