Dorothy West in 'The House with Closed Shutters'
Dorothy West
The House with Closed Shutters (1910) [The Confederate Soldier's Sister]: Shot to death by Union soldiers during a battle, after she disguises herself in a man's uniform to take the place of her brother (Henry B. Walthall) on the battlefield. (This short film is included as a bonus feature in the Kino Video 2-Disc edition of The Birth of a Nation.)
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