Jayne Mangino ephemera collection
Held at: University of Delaware Library Special Collections [Contact Us]181 South College Avenue, Newark, DE 19717-5267
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Overview and metadata sections
New York City photographer Jayne Mangino was born on April 16, 1950.
A resident of Long Island City, New York, Jayne Mangino was a passionate photographer, even while battling cancer over a twenty-three year period, until her death on March 20, 2009. Her life work was honored with a memorial exhibition on May 17, 2009, at Art-O-Mat Gallery, Long Island City, in New York.
Jayne Mangino obituary at Tributes.com, http://www.tributes.com/show/Jayne-Mangino-85560117 (accessed November 8, 2012).
American photographer George Papageorge was born on August 1, 1940, in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
In 1979, Papageorge was named the Walker Evans Professor of Photography at the School of Art, Yale University, where he continues to teach. His most recent book,Core Curriculum: Writings on Photography, was published by Aperture in 2011. The chapter "Snapshoots" in this book is based on the typescript found in this collection.
"Tod Papageorge." Yale University faculty. http://art.yale.edu/TodPapageorge (accessed November 8, 2012).Biographical information also derived from the collection.
This small collection of three items documents New York photographer Jayne Mangino's passion for photography.
The first item is a typescript photocopy of Tod Papageorge's essay, "Beginning with Snapshots," which belonged to Jayne Mangino. First published in a 1974 issue ofAperture (volume 19, issue 1) which focused on snapshots, this essay later appeared as a chapter in Papageorge's book, Core Curriculum: Writings on Photography (2011).
The other two items in the collection are related to a memorial exhibition of Jayne Mangino's photography, including a brochure,Memorial for Jayne Mangino: a photography exhibition, and a one-page list of the photographs featured in the exhibition. The memorial exhibition was held at the Art-O-Mat Gallery, Long Island City, in New York, on May 17, 2009. The brochure includes a remembrance by Margaret D. Stetz, titled "The Art of Jayne Mangino (1950-2009)."
Material arranged chronologically.
Box 63, F0924: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.
Gift of Mark Samuels Lasner.
Processed and encoded by Anita Wellner, November 2012. Further encoded by George Apodaca, October 2015.
- University of Delaware Library Special Collections
- Finding Aid Author
- University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
- Finding Aid Date
- 2012 November 8
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
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Typescript photocopy of an essay written by photographer Tod Papageorge. This essay was first published in a 1974 issue ofAperture (volume 19, issue 1) which focused on snapshots. This essay later appeared as a chapter in Papageorge's book, Core Curriculum: Writings on Photography (2011). Physical Description
1 item (5 p.)
Brochure for the memorial exhibition of the photography of Jayne Mangino, held at the Art-O-Mat Gallery in New York City on May 17, 2009. The brochure includes a remembrance by Margaret D. Stetz, titled "The Art of Jayne Mangino (1950-2009)." There is also a one-page list of the photographs featured in the exhibition.Physical Description
2 items (5 p.)