The Mothering Heart is a 1913 American short drama film directed by D. W. Griffith. A print of the film survives in the film archive of the Museum of Modern Art. Walter Miller as Joe – the Young Husband Lillian Gish as The Young Wife Kate Bruce as Young Wife’s Mother Viola Barry as The ‘Idle Woman’ / Outside Club (as Peggy Pearce) Charles West as The ‘New Light’ / Among Waiters Adolph Lestina as The Doctor / Club Patron Jennie Lee as The Wash Customer Charles Murray as Male Apache Dancer Gertrude Bambrick as Female Apache Dancer William J. Butler as Club Patron Christy Cabanne as Outside Club Donald Crisp as Undetermined Role (unconfirmed) Josephine Crowell as Woman Collecting Ironing Edward Dillon as Club Patron John T. Dillon as Club Patron William Elmer as Doorman Dell Henderson as Club Patron Harry Hyde as Outside Club J. Jiquel Lanoe as Outside Club / Club Patron Charles Hill Mailes as Club Patron Mae Marsh as Undetermined Role (unconfirmed) Joseph McDermott as Among Waiters Alfred Paget as Club Patron Gus Pixley as Club Patron W. C. Robinson as Club Patron Henry B. Walthall as Club Patron
When Mamaroneck Upstaged Hollywood – By Bruce Berman (The New York Times – June 19, 1977) When Mamaroneck Upstaged Hollywood By Bruce Berman The New York Times – June 19, 1977 BACK in the early 1920’s when Mamaroneck was a center of movie‐making, Joseph Rigano was an employee of D.W. Grif fith’s studio at Orienta. “I was atone mason and mechanic,” the energetic 80year‐old said as we toured on foot Edgewater Point, at the top of the Orienta Peninsula. Griffith Studios, Orienta Point, Mamaroneck NY 1921 “After the studio was finally built, Mr. Griffith asked me to stay on as a set builder. Stone fireplaces were my specialty, but I worked on everything from Gothic walls to painted desert backdrops. The actors were almost always friendly, and I was getting $55 a week and drove a $1,200 Buick. What more could a young man desire?” DW Griffith filming team – Mamaroneck NY – Way Down East In those days the area was less the “East Coast Hollywood” than Hollywood was “the West Co
Portrait of Lillian Gish and Mother 1920 Nell Dorr Errata: Amon Carter Museum description "Lillian Gish and an elderly woman in lace"; The Movies, Mr.Griffith and Me description of this photo session - "with Mother"
The Movie Magazines and Lillian Gish … The moving Picture World 1914 detail The moving Picture World 1914 The moving Picture World 1914 detail Moving Picture World, November 21, 1914 Her Awakening – Lillian Gish The Angel of Contention Poster The moving Picture World – Mutual Program – A Question of Courage names wrong Lillian Gish And Dorothy The moving Picture World – Mutual Program – The Sisters The Birth of a Nation (David W. Griffith Corp., 1915). Herald2 Sold for Marriage Triangle Plays Program 1916 lillian_gish_photoplay_1917 08 ID Photo Back to Lillian Gish Home page Photoplay, August, 1918 – Dorothy and Lillian Gish in their dressing room Lillian Gish Photoplay August 1918 Lillian Gish Photoplay February 1919 Lillian Gish Photoplay, July, 1919 Back to Lillian Gish Home page Lillian Gish Photoplay October 1920 Orphans of The Storm Prog Herald 1921 Lillian Gish 1921 – The Girl Back Home Motion Picture Classic Magazine (Brewster, 1921) The Lily Maid from Ohio Ph