Seated villagers wave arms as they enact a play in front of a…



Seated villagers wave arms as they enact a play in front of a temple in Bali, Indonesia, 1969. Photograph by Donna and Gilbert M. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

Seated villagers wave arms as they enact a play in front of a…



Seated villagers wave arms as they enact a play in front of a temple in Bali, Indonesia, 1969. Photograph by Donna and Gilbert M. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

A man stands dwarfed under the Ape-Ape leaves of Puohokamoa…



A man stands dwarfed under the Ape-Ape leaves of Puohokamoa Gulch in Maui, Hawaii, 1924. Photograph by Gilbert H. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

Women in bright dress walk by a fountain with the Taj Mahal in…



Women in bright dress walk by a fountain with the Taj Mahal in the background, 1959. Photograph by Melville B. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

The first successful aerial color photograph—which depicted the…



The first successful aerial color photograph—which depicted the Statue of Liberty—used the Finlay process, 1931. Photograph by Melville B. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

Princess Grace Kelly in Monaco, 1962. Photograph by Gilbert M….



Princess Grace Kelly in Monaco, 1962. Photograph by Gilbert M. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

Elsie Bell Grosvenor stares straight at the camera in this…



Elsie Bell Grosvenor stares straight at the camera in this portrait taken in 1901, possibly when she was pregnant with Melville B. Grosvenor. She is wearing a hat decorated with a huge ostrich feather.Photograph by Gilbert H. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative

Two women on a shopping trip walk across a street in Havana,…



Two women on a shopping trip walk across a street in Havana, Cuba, 1947.Photograph by Melville B. Grosvenor, National Geographic Creative