Vintage Burlesque from the 1890's. You can definitely see the theatrical and erotic parody elements of burlesque here. I totally love the little hat.
Anna May Wong (1905-1961) was the first Chinese-American movie star, and the first Asian-American to become an international star. Her long and varied career spanned both silent and sound film, television, stage, and radio.
Alice Terry 1920's silent film star. Her most famous role comes from the movie The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse is one of the top 100 silent era movies and stars Rudolph Valentino. It made him a huge star. The Four Horseman was the 6th highest grossing film of the silent era. This movie is available on youtube.