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Film as microcosm in a camera. Probably a promotional still for a German movie, looks like the 1920s. The man in the central part between two women is German actor Gustav Fröhlich (1902-1987)

Film as microcosm in a camera. Probably a promotional still for a German movie, looks like the 1920s. The man in the central part between two women is German actor Gustav Fröhlich (1902-1987)

a group of children rehearsing Easter hymns before an Easter morning performance at the White House for US President Calvin Coolidge and the First Lady, Washington DC, circa 1925

a group of children rehearsing Easter hymns before an Easter morning performance at the White House for US President Calvin Coolidge and the First Lady, Washington DC, circa 1925

behind the scenes of the Revue Theatre Femina in Vienna, which is premiering the ‘bold’ revue Verbotene Nächte (Forbidden Nights) in 1928. one of the revue girls dresses up in a sexy jockey costume

behind the scenes of the Revue Theatre Femina in Vienna, which is premiering the ‘bold’ revue Verbotene Nächte (Forbidden Nights) in 1928. one of the revue girls dresses up in a sexy jockey costume

F Scott Fitzgerald is said to have based the character of Rosemary on Lois Moran (pictured, 1928) in his novel Tender Is The Night

F Scott Fitzgerald is said to have based the character of Rosemary on Lois Moran (pictured, 1928) in his novel Tender Is The Night

six siblings (right to left) Kenneth (6), Grace (8), Enid (11), Constance (16), Olive (17) and Lindsey (18) standing in their riding gear outside a stable in Shropshire, April 1929

six siblings (right to left) Kenneth (6), Grace (8), Enid (11), Constance (16), Olive (17) and Lindsey (18) standing in their riding gear outside a stable in Shropshire, April 1929

Anna May Wong plays Mandarin’s Sweetheart in Chinatown Charlie, which opened in theaters on April 15, 1928

Anna May Wong plays Mandarin’s Sweetheart in Chinatown Charlie, which opened in theaters on April 15, 1928