Animals in Motion

Scope and Content

Fascimile of 'a reduced scale of series 28 "Animals in Motion" photographed with an automatic electrophotographic apparatus in 1878' by Eadweard Muybridge. The text beneath the image notes that the above series depicted in 19 frames the 'phases of one complete stride of the horse "Edgington" which was owned by Senator Leland Stanford while trotting at a speed of a mile in 2 minutes and 16 seconds at Palo Alto, California in the Spring of 1879.'

Archivist's Note

Catalogued by Kristy Davis as part of Towards Dolly Project, 2012-2013

Geographical Names