In Focus: National Geographic Greatest Portraits

October 2, 2004 – April 3, 2005

National Museum of Natural History
10th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

2nd Floor, Southwest Wing, off Rotunda Balcony (Hall 30) Floor Plan

On view are some 50 to 60 photographic portraits from National Geographic magazine that record a century's worth of advancements in photography and reflect changes in attitudes toward cultural and social issues. The images were taken to advance the National Geographic Society's original mission - to discover and present the world's unknown places and populations.