Grosvenor

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Port Grosvenor
... Port Grosvenor was a harbour on the Wild Coast in South Africa, near the spot where the Indiaman Grosvenor was wrecked in 1782 ...
Sigismunda Mourning Over The Heart Of Guiscardo - Commissioning
... The painting was one of Hogarth's last works, commissioned in 1758 by Sir Richard Grosvenor ... After Grosvenor saw this painting in Hogarth's studio in 1758, he asked Hogarth to paint a picture for him as well, under the same terms ... Hogarth chose a more serious topic for Grosvenor's painting ...
Melville Bell Grosvenor - Accomplishments
... the National Geographic Magazine in 1957, Melville Grosvenor initiated major changes which are credited with resuscitating the organization and increasing membership from 2.1 million to 5.5 million ... color picture spreads," commented Robert McFadden about Melville Grosvenor in The New York Times ... Grosvenor did not dramatically modify the magazine's traditional tone of gentlemanly detachment from the ugliness, misery and strife in the world." Grosvenor pushed the Society to ...
Shaftesbury (UK Parliament Constituency) - History - Bankruptcy and Evictions
... of hands until, on the eve of the Reform Act, the principal interest was that of Earl Grosvenor ... was offered the seat in 1820 in token of Grosvenor's admiration for his stand over Peterloo, he described it as "a place where no questions are asked as to political ... However, Grosvenor opted for coercion rather than persuasion to enforce his will, and at the tumultuous election of 1830 threatened to evict any of his tenants who did not back his candidates ...