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The Devil's Needle (1916)

This release from D.W. Griffith’s Fine Arts company reflects his concern with progressive social issues, although it comes across to us today in a similar spirit to “ 1,197 more words


The Talmadge Sisters.

Constance, Natalie and Norma Talmadge silent era film actresses.


The Forbidden City.

Norma Talmadge in The Forbidden City, 1918.


Week of July 1st, 1916

One hundred years ago this week, Grace Kingsley reported on an ambitious plan to make Los Angeles one of the most important vaudeville booking centers of the country. 858 more words

Picturing Eugene O'Brien

I am occasionally inspired to buy multiple images of the same person, although more often I acquire assorted photos of, say, Marion Davies over time. In the case of Eugene O’Brien, I bought the three images shown here in one afternoon – the effect was a bit like looking at a portrait bust in three dimensions. 314 more words