1984 Lillian Gish Tribute

Lillian Gish was awarded the 12th Life Achievement Award on March 1, 1984.

Mary Pickford and Lillian Gish lunch at Mary's bungalow on the Paramount lot in 1917.

Lillian Gish as the 'coy schoolgirl.'

Lillian Gish aged gracefully into one of Hollywood's most popular character actresses.

Lillian Gish is met at the Los Angeles train station in 1924 by MGM studio chief L.B. Mayer at the start of Gish's period under contract to the studio.

Lillian Gish's face was a familiar site to Americans in the teens and twenties. Here, her face is prominent in a drug store display window.

Lillian Gish on the cover of PHOTOPLAY. November 1919.

Lillian Gish with sister Dorothy. Both were popular movie stars.

Lillian Gish in BROKEN BLOSSOMS. The film directed by D. W. Griffith contains one of Lillian's finest performances.