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Hilbert H. and Laurie DeLawter papers, 1961-1973

DeLawter, Hilbert H., b. 1920 d. 1999
Active in Mich.

DeLawter, Laurie, b. 1920 d. 1994
Active in Bloomfield Hills,Mich.

Collection size: 625 items (on 2 microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: 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.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art collectors; Michigan.

Lent for microfilming 1973 by Dr. Hilbert and Mrs. Laurie DeLawter.

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