Pearl White

Pearl White stands in what appears to be a Carleton canoe in this postcard published by Pathé Frères Cinema, Ltd. The canoe has heart-shaped decks, closed gunwales, a carry thwart in the bow, and a tag consistent in appearance with that used by Carleton.

Pearl White (1888-1938) was an actress who appeared in numerous silent films and shorts between 1910 and 1924, including the Perils of Pauline series.She was known for doing her own stunts in her films. She was only forty-nine years old when she died. To learn more about Pearl White, visit