The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Reel N70-40: Curriculum vitae, family correspondence, poems, photographs, handwritten catalog of paintings, and a sketchbook, 1858-1885. Reel N70-61: Scrapbook of newspaper clippings about Hillyer and his family, 1872-1880, and a printed memorial tribute.
Henry L. Hillyer papers, 1858-1885. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm rolls N70-40 & N70-61 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
The lender, Joseph Brewer, is Hillyer's grandson.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001