Florence Lawrence, The Biograph Girl: America's First Movie Star

Florence Lawrence, the Biograph Girl : America's First Movie Star by Kelly R. Brown (2007, Paperback, Alternate)

Florence Lawrence, The Biograph Girl: America's First Movie Star

Florence Lawrence in His Chorus Girl Wife 1911

Florence Lawrence, The Biograph Girl, in His Chorus Girl Wife, a very early movie from directed by Florence’s husband, Harry Solter.

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Florence Lawrence, the first movie star

Ad featuring Florence Lawrence, Moving Picture World 1912

Florence Lawrence

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Florence Lawrence - January 1886 - December 1938 born - Florence Annie Brigwood - She is often referred to as the FIRST "Movie Star" - Known as the "Biograph Girl', "The Imp Girl" and "The Girl of a Thousand Faces" She made over 300 Films

Florence Lawrence - star of silent films and moniker to Florrie, silent kitten coming here soon (23/07/15).

Florence Lawrence - star of silent films and moniker to Florrie, silent kitten coming here soon

Owen Moore is a minister and Florence Lawrence is a barkeeper's daughter in "The Redemption of Riverton" (1912).

Florence Lawrence, the first movie star

Owen Moore is a minister and Florence Lawrence is a barkeeper's daughter in "The Redemption of Riverton"

Florence Lawrence and Harry Myers in "Vanity and Its Cure" (1911).

Florence Lawrence, the first movie star

Florence Lawrence is caught in the middle of a romantic triangle with Matt Moore (left) and Owen Moore, in the 1912 film, "Tangled Relations.

Florence Lawrence on the cover of Photoplay Magazine, 1914.

Widely acclaimed as the first movie star, Florence Lawrence was the first film actress whose name was used to promote her films.

Florence Lawrence (1886-1938), America's first movie star. Known as "The Biograph Girl." Circa 1908.

BEING CLEOPATRA Canadian actress, Florence Lawrence, being Cleopatra in the 1908 film Antony and Cleopatra. This was the first full-length film about Cleopatra.

●Actress Florence Lawrence invented the first turn signal or “auto   signaling arm” which attached  to the car’s rear fender.  She is quoted   as saying  “A car to me is something that is almost human, something   that responds to kindness, understanding and care, just as people do.”    Her prowess behind the wheel is evident in many of her silent movies, which helped to encourage women drivers.

“ Florence Lawrence invented the turn signal or auto signaling arm which attached to the car’s rear fender.

Florence Lawrence: the first movie star? | Girls Do Film

Florence Lawrence: the first movie star?

Alone, discouraged, and suffering with chronic pain from a rare bone marrow disease, Florence Lawrence was found unconscious in bed in her West Hollywood apartment on 12/27/38 after she had ingested ant paste. She was rushed to a hospital but died a few hours later, aged 52

Florence Lawrence, aka “The Biograph Girl,” (January 1886 - December “She was in a class by herself. In every part she played she was an exquisite delight." She was often called The First Movie Star and was in more than 300 films in the early

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