The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Papers relating to the collecting activity of Hilbert and Laurie DeLawter, including correspondence with museums, dealers and art organizations concerning sales, gifts, exhibitions and tours; acquisition files and photographs of the DeLawters' African and contemporary collections; photographs of the DeLawters' home; and catalogues and clippings on Detroit art activity.
Hilbert H. and Laurie DeLawter papers, 1961-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 499-500 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lenders after microfilming.
Art collectors; Michigan.
Lent for microfilming 1973 by Dr. Hilbert and Mrs. Laurie DeLawter.
The Art Market
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001