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Brief historical and biographical information about The Huntington and Henry Edwards Huntington (1850-1927) can be found online as part of the institution's general press kit.

Library staff have assembled the following bibliography on Henry Edwards Huntington and the library's collections:

Bennett, Shelley M. The art of wealth: the Huntingtons in the Gilded Age. San Marino, Calif: Huntington Library, 2013.

Carlton, W. N. C. Notes on the Bridgewater house library. New York: Priv. Print. 1918.

Carlton, W. N. C. Henry Edwards Huntington, 1850-1927; an appreciation. New York: American Collector, 1927.

Crump, Spencer. Henry Huntington and the Pacific Electric; a pictorial album. Los Angeles: Trans-Anglo Books, 1970.

Dickinson, Donald C. Henry E. Huntington's library of libraries. San Marino: Huntington Library, 1995.

Evans, Henry Oliver. "Three notable collectors of Americana". Western Pennsylvania Historical Magazine. 1936, 19 (3): 189-202.

Friedricks, William B. Henry E. Huntington and the Creation of Southern California. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 1992.

Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. The Huntington: Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens : cultivating curiosity. San Marino: Huntington Library, 2014.

Schad, Robert O. Henry Edwards Huntington: the founder and the library. San Marino: Huntington Library, 1963.