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Marion Belanger photographs

 Collection
Call Number: WA Photos Folio 153

Scope and Contents

Photographs created by Marion Belanger that document sites and activities in Hawaii, Utah, and Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. Images captured, 1998-2003, and printed 1998-2014. Photographs of Hawaii created in 1999 include sites on Hawaii Island and Maui, including Haleakala National Park and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Photographs of Utah created in 2003 include documentation of fowling for swan at the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge as well as views of Great Salt Lake and of the Spiral Jetty, an earthwork sculpture built on the northeastern shore of the Great Salt Lake near Rozel Point in April 1970 by sculptor Robert Smithson. Photographs of sites in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, created in 1998 include views of Mammoth Hot Springs and Old Faithful.

Dates

  • 1998 - 2014

Creator

Language of Materials

In English

Conditions Governing Access

The Marion Belanger Photographs are the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Marion Belanger on the Frederick W. and Carrie S. Beinecke Fund for Western Americana, 2014.

Arrangement

Organized into three series: I. Hawaii, 1999-2014. II. Utah, 2003-2014. III. Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, 1998-2014.

Extent

4 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/beinecke.belanger

Overview

Photographs created by Marion Belanger that document sites and activities in Hawaii, Utah, and Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming. Images captured 1998-2003, and printed 1998-2014. Photographs of Hawaii created in 1999 include sites on Hawaii Island and Maui, including Haleakala National Park and Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Photographs of Utah created in 2003 include documentation of fowling for swan at the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge as well as views of Great Salt Lake and of the Spiral Jetty, an earthwork sculpture built on the northeastern shore of the Great Salt Lake near Rozel Point in April 1970 by sculptor Robert Smithson. Photographs of sites in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, created in 1998 include views of Mammoth Hot Springs and Old Faithful.

Marion Belanger (born 1957)

Marion Belanger, Yale MFA 1990, is a photographer. Her work focuses on the cultural landscape, particularly where geology and the built environment intersect.

Processing Information

Collections are processed to a variety of levels, depending on the work necessary to make them usable, their perceived research value, the availability of staff, competing priorities, and whether or not further accruals are expected. The library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.

These materials have been arranged and described according to national and local standards. For more information, please refer to the Beinecke Manuscript Unit Processing Manual.

Each folder in the collection contains a single photographic print or inkjet print.
Title
Guide to the Marion Belanger Photographs
Author
by Matthew Daniel Mason
Date
December 2017
Language of description
Finding aid written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Repository

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