Fellas of Silent Cinema

African American Actors of the Silent Film Era Abrams, Edward Alexander, Chester A. Allen, Charles Bates, Leo Bates, Lester Beard, Matthew (a/k/a Stymie) Bishop, Andrew Brooks, Clarence Broomfield, Leroy (a/k/a Sugarfoot) Brown, George Edward Brown, R. L., Dr. Burris, Jim Burrough, James Catlin, George Chenault, Jack Chenault, Lawrence Collins, Claude Connor, Edgar Cook, Jimmie Cornick,…

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Silent Queens

African American Actresses of the Silent Film Era Allen, Anna Lou Anderson, Ida Askins, Ida Baker, Josephine Barr, Edna Beavers, Louise Birdsong, Sylvia Bowman, Laura Boyd, Kathryn Boyd, Mildred Brown, Anita Buford, Daisy Burwell, Myra Bush, Anita Carrols, Vivian Clements, Flo Clough, Inez Cohee, Regina Conley, Nelly a/k/a Madame Sul-Te-Wan Conn, Irene Dabney, Ardelle Darden,…

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