This glass slide illustrates the difference in corset waistlines from 1900 to 1931 in five steps. It was used as part of the Berlei training for prospective fitters.
A bi-fold pamphlet advertising Australian screenings of Neptune's Daughter (1914).
Scenes from Neptune's Daughter (Herbert Brenon, USA, 1914) give an idea of the more spectacular plot points.
An advertisement for an Australian screening of A Daughter of the Gods (Herbert Brenon, USA, 1916).
A publicity still of Annette Kellerman from the lost film A Daughter of the Gods (Herbert Brenon, USA, 1916). Kellerman is credited with being the first woman to appear nude in a film.
Films starring Annette Kellerman almost always found a way to showcase her skills as a diver, swimmer and underwater ballet artist.
A black-and-white advertisement for silent film A Daughter of the Gods (Herbert Brenon, USA, 1916).
This excerpt from a 200-page scrapbook made by New Zealand-born actor Vera James is made up of magazine and newspaper clippings. Each chapter profiles a prominent actor of the time.
The silent film Neptune’s Daughter is an 'eight-reel spectacular pictorial triumph' made by Hollywood's Universal Studio.
Annette Kellerman stars as Anitia in the silent film A Daughter of the Gods (Herbert Brenon, USA, 1916).