Actors Beatriz Michelena and Andrew Robson and two girls

The adult actors are Beatriz Michelena and Andrew Robson. The two little girls were local children, Anne Locatelli (l.) and Shirley Cress Gleason (r.) Their mothers made new dresses for the girls to wear in the film. The director smeared mud on the dresses to make them appear old and dirty.

Source of information: Museum of Art and History
Date: 1917
Type: PHOTO
Coverage:
  • Boulder Creek
  • 1910s
Rights: This photograph is the property of the Museum of Art and History at the McPherson Center.

Restrictions on Use
Identifier: LH-mah003

Citation

“Actors Beatriz Michelena and Andrew Robson and two girls.” 1917. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/9983. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.