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Locomotion Study Photographs

Locomotion images for artistic and science purposes.Created by: Library Of CongressDated: 1880
Animal locomotion
Locomotion was a popular method of making a series of consecutive images for artistic and scientific purposes.
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Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements; executed at Palo Alto, California, in 1878 and... more

Horses. Running--Horses. Running

Horses. Running--Horses. Running

Photograph shows a series of five consecutive images and a series of four consecutive images. Series on left depicts a man riding a horse named Phryne L, running. Series on right depicts a man riding a horse na... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows fifteen consecutive images of a man "Vaquero?" riding a horse named "Riata?". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions ass... more

Athletes. Running

Athletes. Running

Photograph shows ten consecutive images of a man running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various... more

Athletes. Swinging clubs

Athletes. Swinging clubs

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man swinging clubs. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performin... more

Horses. Cantering

Horses. Cantering

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Gypsy". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by anima... more

Athletes. Irregular

Athletes. Irregular

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man doing acrobatics. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in perform... more

Athletes. Posturing

Athletes. Posturing

Photograph shows eleven consecutive images a man lifting a dumbell, posturing, doing a handstand and other acrobatics. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the c... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Phryne L.". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed... more

Greyhounds, running

Greyhounds, running

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of greyhounds running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows six consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Mahomet". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animal... more

Horses. Walking

Horses. Walking

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Mohamet".

Athletes. Running long leap

Athletes. Running long leap

Photograph shows ten consecutive images of a man leaping. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various... more

Athletes. Back summersault

Athletes. Back summersault

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man doing a back somersault. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in... more

Skeleton of horse. Standing

Skeleton of horse. Standing

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse standing. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movement... more

Horses. Backing

Horses. Backing

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man with a horse which is backing. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by anim... more

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle. Irregular

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle. Irregular

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Frankie", jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecu... more

Horses. Cantering

Horses. Cantering

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, cantering. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive pos... more

Horses. Walking

Horses. Walking

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Mohamet". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by ani... more

Horses. Leaping

Horses. Leaping

Photograph shows two series of four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., leaping over fence. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the cons... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive pos... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man leading a horse named "Mohawk".

Goat, running

Goat, running

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of a man running after a goat.

Ox, trotting

Ox, trotting

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of an ox trotting. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing vario... more

Deer, running

Deer, running

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of a deer running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing vario... more

Athletes. Running

Athletes. Running

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man running.

Ox, running

Ox, running

Photograph shows fifteen consecutive images of an ox running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing var... more

Athletes. Walking high leap

Athletes. Walking high leap

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of a man jumping over a hurdle.

Ox, running, irregular

Ox, running, irregular

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of a man and ox running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive pos... more

Horses. After leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Horses. After leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Phryne L.", after jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the ... more

Horses. Hauling

Horses. Hauling

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a horse "Nelson" pulling. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in perfo... more

Skeleton of horse. Trotting.  Leaving the ground

Skeleton of horse. Trotting. Leaving the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse trotting. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movement... more

Skeleton of horse. Leaping. Leaving the ground

Skeleton of horse. Leaping. Leaving the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse leaping. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by a horse named "Occident".

Horses. Leaping

Horses. Leaping

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., leaping over fence. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the cons... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Edgington, trotting. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive po... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Edgington". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Hattie H.".

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of a man driving a horse "Clyde" who is pulling. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed ... more

Horses. Pacing

Horses. Pacing

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by "Albany," a horse. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows twenty consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by a horse named "Occident".

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive pos... more

Horses. Walking, change to trotting

Horses. Walking, change to trotting

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Edgington". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by a... more

Horses. Backing

Horses. Backing

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man with a horse which is backing. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by anima... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive pos... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows twenty consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Phryne L". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by an... more

Horses. After leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Horses. After leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Phryne L.", after jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the ... more

Athletes. Walking high leap

Athletes. Walking high leap

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in pe... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Edgington, trotting. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive po... more

Skeleton of horse. Running. Leaving the ground

Skeleton of horse. Running. Leaving the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Horses. Running--Horses. Running--Horses. Running--Horses. Walking--Athletes. Running

Horses. Running--Horses. Running--Horses. Running--Horses. Walking--At...

Photograph shows four series of three consecutive images and one series of five consecutive images. Series depict: a man riding a horse named Edgington, running; a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running; a m... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., running.

[Page of text with "Index of illustrations"  from "The attitudes of animals in motion"]

[Page of text with "Index of illustrations" from "The attitudes of an...

Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements; executed at Palo Alto, California, in 1878 and... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Hattie H.".

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows eighteen consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Sallie G.". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by... more

Horses. Leaping--Horses. Walking

Horses. Leaping--Horses. Walking

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images. Series on left depicts a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., leaping over fence. Series on right depicts a man riding a horse named Clyde, walking. Illus.... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows eighteen consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Clyde". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by ani... more

Horses. Leaping

Horses. Leaping

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., leaping over fence. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the cons... more

Skeleton of horse. Leaping. Contact with the ground

Skeleton of horse. Leaping. Contact with the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse leaping. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements... more

[Title page of  "The attitudes of animals in motion"]

[Title page of "The attitudes of animals in motion"]

Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements; executed at Palo Alto, California, in 1878 and... more

Horses. Running--Horses. Cantering

Horses. Running--Horses. Cantering

Photograph shows one series of two consecutive images and one series of four consecutive images. Series on left depicts a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., running. Series on right depicts a man leading a hor... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows ten consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by a horse named "Lancaster". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Skeleton of horse. Running. Off the ground

Skeleton of horse. Running. Off the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements... more

Athletes. Walking

Athletes. Walking

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images depicting two athletes walking. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by ... more

Athletes. Running

Athletes. Running

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing vari... more

Athletes. Walking

Athletes. Walking

Photograph shows seven consecutive images of a man walking. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing vario... more

Horses. Leaping

Horses. Leaping

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Phyrne L., leaping over fence. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the cons... more

Horses. Cantering

Horses. Cantering

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Gypsy" with another man running behind the horse. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating t... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Athletes. Running

Athletes. Running

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing vari... more

Horses. Pacing

Horses. Pacing

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by "'Nimrod," a horse. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posi... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows fourteen consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Mohawk". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by an... more

Horses. Backing

Horses. Backing

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man riding a horse which is backing. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by ani... more

Horses. Trotting, change to running

Horses. Trotting, change to running

Photograph shows ten consecutive images of a horse named "Eros" running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in pe... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows eighteen consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Florence A.". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed ... more

Skeleton of horse. Leaping. Leaving the ground

Skeleton of horse. Leaping. Leaving the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse leaping.

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Skeleton of horse. Running. Contact with the ground

Skeleton of horse. Running. Contact with the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movements... more

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Frankie", jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecut... more

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Photograph shows twenty consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Frankie", jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive p... more

Skeleton of horse. Trotting. Nearing the ground

Skeleton of horse. Trotting. Nearing the ground

Photograph shows a skeleton of a horse trotting. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing various movement... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows ten consecutive images of a 4 month colt, "Eros", trotting. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals i... more

Greyhound, running

Greyhound, running

Photograph shows nine consecutive images of a greyhound running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals in performing ... more

Horses. Walking

Horses. Walking

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Clyde". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by anima... more

Horses. Running--Horses. Cantering.

Horses. Running--Horses. Cantering.

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images. Series on left depicts a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running. Series on right depicts a man riding a horse named Phryne L., cantering.

Horses. Pacing

Horses. Pacing

Photograph shows twenty consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by "'Nimrod," a horse. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions... more

Horses. Walking

Horses. Walking

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, walking and a man leading Mahomet. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustra... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows fourteen consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Electioneer". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed ... more

Horses. Ambling or single foot

Horses. Ambling or single foot

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Sharon". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by anim... more

Athletes. Twisting summersault

Athletes. Twisting summersault

Photograph shows eight consecutive images of a man doing a twisting somersault. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by animals... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows twenty consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Florence A.". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by a horse named "Edgington". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive po... more

Horses. Running

Horses. Running

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, running. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive posit... more

Horses. Trotting

Horses. Trotting

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Clyde." Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive positions assumed by anima... more

Horses. Cantering

Horses. Cantering

Photograph shows two series of five consecutive images of a man riding a horse named Mahomet, cantering. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive pos... more

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Horses. Leaping a 3 ft. 6 hurdle

Photograph shows twenty-four consecutive images of a man riding a horse named "Phryne L.", jumping over a hurdle. Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consec... more

Horses. Irregular

Horses. Irregular

Photograph shows twelve consecutive images of a man driving a sulkey pulled by a horse named "Lancaster". Illus. in: The attitudes of animals in motion : a series of photographs illustrating the consecutive po... more

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