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Short Introduction

There are many divisions and satellite libraries with Muybridge materials, including Marquand Library (location codes SA, SAX); Firestone Library (location code F); and Rare books and special collections (location codes EX, GA, GAX, CTSN, WA)

Muybridge highlights include the stereograph 'Schonschis Rock : Tule Lake in the Distance' and a collection of rare books such as 'Western Americana photographs collection' and 'Animal Locomotion'.

Past Exhibitions

No past Muybridge Exhibitions

Rights & Reproduction Information

Photoduplication inquiries for RBSC collections housed in Firestone Library should be submitted to Photoduplication Coordinator, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library, One Washington Road, Princeton, New Jersey 08544 or For those collections in the Seeley G. Mudd Manuscript Library, contact the Public Services Archivist, 65 Olden Street, Princeton, NJ 08540 or More Information

Online Presence

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Digital Collections

Collection Items:

Photographic Material

Prints: 22


Books by Muybridge: 12

Books concerning Muybridge: 28

Unpublished paper & documents

Correspondence: Various

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Princeton University Library,
1 Washington Road,
NJ 08544., USA

Phone: +1 609.258.1470



Open Hours:
A week by week schedule of hours for all locations is posted at:

Accessibility of Muybridge Collections to Public:
Only the collections of Rare Books and special collections (RBSC) are open to the public. For all other collections, researchers must apply to our access office: