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Guide to the Jerry Spagnoli Photograph Collection
1998-2000
 PR 157

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


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Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals and Kelly McAnnaney

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on January 05, 2012
Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

 
Title: Jerry Spagnoli Photograph Collection
Dates: 1998-2000
Abstract: Collection contains four daguerreotypes executed 1998-2000 by daguerreotypist Jerry Spagnoli.
Quantity: 2.75 Linear feet (3 boxes; 4 daguerreotypes)
Location note: Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections
Call Phrase: PR 157

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Biographical Note

Jerry Spagnoli studied photography at the San Francisco Art Institute where he received a BFA and completed his MFA at Mills College in Oakland, California. His work is in a number of permanent collections throughout the United States, including the Museum of Modern Art, New York and the J. Paul Getty Museum, Santa Monica, California.

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Scope and Content Note

The collection contains four daguerreotypes executed 1998-2000 by daguerreotypist Jerry Spagnoli. Images include: [Grand Central Station Rededication Ceremony], October 1, 1998, 9 x 22 in. (cased triptych);  [Aerial view from 52 West 26th Street with World Trade Center], 1999 (including cased photograph and plate), 4.25 x 3.25 in. (two items);  [Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade], 2000, 6.5 x 8 in. (framed).

Arrangement

Daguerreotypes are arranged by size.

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Access Points

Document Type

  • Aerial photographs
  • Daguerreotypes

Subject Topics

  • Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.) --Pictorial works
  • Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Aerial views
  • Parades -- New York (State) -- New York -- Pictorial works
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.) -- Pictorial works

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Gifts and purchases from the photographer, 1999-2000.

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Images in this collection cannot be photocopied. See guidelines in Print Room for details.

Use Restrictions

Permission to reproduce any Print Room holdings through publication must be obtained from:
Rights and Reproductions
The New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 270
Fax: (212) 579-8794

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as: Jerry Spagnoli Photography Collection, PR 157, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Material at the Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections

Additional daguerreotypes can be found in the Cased Image File (PR 012).

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Container List


Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : [Grand Central Station Rededication Ceremony]
1998 Oct 1
Box: 2 Folder : [Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade]
2000
Box: 3 Folder : [Aerial View from 52 West 26th Street with World Trade Center]

General note

[cased plate]

1999
Box: 3 Folder : [Aerial View from 52 West 26th Street with World Trade Center]

General note


on verso: 1st test of new Iodine/Bromine
Demo for NYHS 4:30pm

1999

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