Photographic works

Eadward Muybridge photographs (MSS Photo 167)

39 prints in 10 folders:

1) Vertical steam pumps, stereo, no date (JL006)

2) 15 stereos from "Pacific Coast Series," including Pigeon Point, New Years Island, Pescadero's Pebble Beach, and Pescadero (M237).

3) 1 stereo San Francisco City Hall cornerstone laying, 1872. Also includes a stereo by Thomas Houseworth of White Sulphur Springs, undated.

4) 3 prints of the James M. Rogers residence, Watsonville, CA [1879].

5) 2 prints of San Francisco, ca. 1875.

6-10) 18 prints of a San Francisco Peninsula estate, undated.

8.25 Linear feet, including original Muybridge glass plate negatives and prints, as well as modern day copy prints of his photographs. Original materials, 1872-1880, include images of the Stanfords' residences in Sacramento and San Francisco, other unidentified estates, and two printed cards from his horse in motion series, 1878. Images represented by copy prints include Canadian Pacific Railway, Indians, San Francisco, Oakland, and several Central America photographs. Also included in the collection is a set of glass slides, primarily of images included in this collection, probably assembled by Harry C. Peterson, former curator of the Stanford Museum.

Animal locomotion : an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of animal movements. 1872-1885 / by Eadweard Muybridge ; published under the auspices of the University of Pennsylvania ; Plates: the plates printed by the Photogravure company of New York (TR140 .M92 FF BB)

Philadelphia : [University of Pennsylvania], 1887.

781 plates. 49 x 63 cm. The plates are numbered consecutively and supplied only with two title-pages (v. [1] and [16]) A prospectus and catalogue of plates was issued the same year and has been catalogued separately under call number TR140 .M91.

Plates in this copy are incomplete. A detailed list of holdings is available in the department. The department has copy negatives for some photographs from this work; consult a staff member for more information.

Descriptive zoopraxography; or, The science of animal locomotion made popular, by Eadwaerd Muybridge ... Published as a memento of a series of lectures given by the author under the auspices of the United States Government Board of education, at the World's Columbian Exposition, in Zoopraxographical hall, 1893 (QP301 .M188)

[Philadelphia] University of Pennsylvania; [Chicago, The Lakeside press] 1893.

Published as a memento of a series of lectures given by the author under the auspices of the United States Government Board of education, at the World's Columbian Exposition, in Zoopraxographical hall, 1893.

Animals in motion : an electro-photographic investigation of consecutive phases of animal progressive movements / by Eadweard Muybridge (591.47 .M993AM F)

264 pages; 25 x 32 cm. Stanford copy has presentation inscription from the author to Leland Stanford Jr. University.