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Recently the Everything Croton Elves and I were remarking on the village's rich connection to the silent film industry...yes, there was Gloria Swanson of course, but...there was much more. This has been an ever expanding Croton list!
Here's the latest index of related posts from here at the
blog--updated as of 2021--and so A
LITTLE SILENT FILM HISTORY: THE CROTON CONNECTION. Enjoy.
--PARTS 1 & 2, THE CROTON CONNECTION, MORE HERE
--PART 3, THE CROTON CONNECTION, MORE HERE
--1924, PHOTOS FROM HER CROTON HOME; MORE HERE
--MORE SWANSON, HER FAMOUS COIFFURE AND.....MORE HERE
--SWANSON AND VALENTINO; more here
--LOST FILM, SWANSON, THE BIG MOMENT https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2021/10/crotons-gloria-swanson-1921-big-moment.html
--LOST FILM, SWANSON, MADAME SANS-GENE https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2018/10/more-on-crotons-gloria-swanson-in-lost.html
AND a bonus--wonderful images of Swanson from FILM NOIR PHOTOS; CLICK HERE
--1919, CHAPLIN DENIES AIDING EASTMAN'S PAPER; more here
--1918, METRO STARS NEARLY KILLED, CLIFFORD HARMON ESTATE; more here
--MOVIE ACTOR HAS UNFILMED THRILL NEAR CROTON DAM; MORE HERE
P.S. We have yet to find anything on the actor John Crotty. If you come across anything, please let us know.