The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence from the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Dallas Museum for the Contemporary Arts, the Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, Texas, the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, as well as others; clippings, undated and 1953-1959; exhibition catalogs, 1952-1962, announcements, and invitations; awards, undated and 1981; photographs of works of art, undated and 1952-1954; and posters designed by Ledbetter.
James A. Ledbetter papers, 1952-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm roll 2816 Unrestricted film is available at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (Library), 1001 Bissonnet, Houston, Texas 77005, and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to James A. Ledbetter after microfilming.
Graphic artist, Dallas, Texas.
Lent for microfilming 1981 by James Ledbetter.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001