University of Delaware Library

Mangino, Jayne.

Jayne Mangino ephemera collection

1974, 2009


Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F924


Creator: Mangino, Jayne.


Title: Jayne Mangino ephemera collection


Inclusive Dates: 1974, 2009


Extent: 3 items (10 p.)


Abstract: This small collection of three items documents New York photographer Jayne Mangino's passion for photography.


Language: Materials entirely in English.



Citation

MSS 099, F924, Jayne Mangino ephemera collection, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Box 63, F924: Shelved in SPEC MSS 099 manuscript boxes

Location

Special Collections, University of Delaware Library / Newark, Delaware 19717-5267 / Phone: 302-831-2229 / Fax: 302-831-6003 / URL: http://www.lib.udel.edu/ud/spec/

Source

Gift of Mark Samuels Lasner.

Processing

Processed and encoded by Anita Wellner, November 2012.


The collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required from the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, http://www.lib.udel.edu/cgi-bin/askspec.cgi


Biographical Notes

Jayne Mangino

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.

George Papageorge

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.

Sources:

Jayne Mangino obituary at Tributes.com, http://www.tributes.com/show/Jayne-Mangino-85560117 (accessed November 8, 2012).

"Tod Papageorge." Yale University faculty. http://art.yale.edu/TodPapageorge (accessed November 8, 2012).

Biographical information also derived from the collection.


Scope and Content Note

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 of Aperture (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)."


Selected Search Terms

Personal Names
Papageorge, Tod.
Topical Terms
Photography--United States--20th century.
Photography--United States--21th century.
Form/Genre Terms
Brochures.
Essays.
Occupation
Photographers.

Personal Contributors


Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.


Material arranged chronologically.


Detailed Contents List

Beginning with Snapshots, circa 1974   [Box 63 F924]

1 item (5 p.)

Typescript photocopy of an essay written by photographer Tod Papageorge. This essay was first published in a 1974 issue of Aperture (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).

Memorial for Jayne Mangino: a photography exhibition, 2009 May 17   [Box 63 F924]

2 items (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.