Henry E Huntington Library


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Short Introduction

A Private, non profit institution including an art collection, botanical garden and library holding some 6 million items.

'The Huntington is among the nation’s most important centers for the study of the American West, with an unsurpassed collection of materials that span the full range of American western settlement, including the overland pioneer experience, the Gold Rush, and the development of Southern California.'

Highlights from the Muybridge collection include a 'Panorama of San Francisco from California St. Hill' and several books including 'Animals in Motion'.

Rights & Reproduction Information

Information can be found on the Huntington website. More Information+reproduction

Online Presence

The Huntington Library Online Catalogue

Collection Items:

Photographic Material

Prints: Various


Books by Muybridge: Various

Books concerning Muybridge: Various

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Henry E Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road,
San Marino,
CA 91108, USA

Phone: +1 626-405-2100

Website: www.huntington.org

Email: publicinformation@huntington.org

Lead Contact:
Jennifer A. Watts, Curator of Photographs(jwatts@huntington.org)

Open Hours:
Monday - Friday: 12 noon to 4:30 p.m. Saturday - Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. Check website for further information.

Accessibility of Muybridge Collections to Public:
'Individuals wishing to apply for reading privileges at The Huntington should submit an application to the Reader Services Department. Registration is by appointment only.'

The applications for viewing the collections can be found here: http://www.huntington.org/huntingtonlibrary.aspx?id=586