Library Collections

The Huntington Library is one of the world's great independent research libraries, with more than nine million items spanning the 11th to 21st centuries. These extraordinary and diverse materials are centered on fourteen intersecting collection strengths:

 
Maps and Atlases
 
Medieval Manuscripts
 
Prints, Posters, and Ephemera
 
Photography
 
Pacific Rim
 
California
 
Western American History
Unknown photographer. 9th Cavalry ("Buffalo Soldiers"), 1903. photCL 43. Purchased from Holmes Book Company, 1947.
 
American History
 
Architecture
 
British History
 
Early Printed Books
 
Hispanic History and Culture
 
History of Science, Medicine, and Technology
 
Literature in English

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Mon., Wed., Fri., Sat.: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
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Rare materials may be consulted in the Ahmanson Reading Room 9 a.m.–4:45 p.m.

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