Louis B. Mayer escorting Norma Shearer at her first public appearance since husband Irving Thalberg’s passing, 1936


Norma Shearer and Irving Thalberg aboard Joseph Schenck’s yacht, 1934

Deborah Kerr and Norma Shearer at the premiere of Young Bess, May 1953


Norma Shearer classily congratulates Vivien Leigh on winning the role of Scarlett O’Hara in Gone With the Wind.

via the Vivien Leigh archive, V&A, London


A few more silents online! Again if anyone has more links please share ;3;

Marion Davies:

Norma Shearer:

Greta Garbo:

John Gilbert & Norma Shearer in He Who Gets Slapped (1924)

Norma Shearer by James Doolittle, c. 1936