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Name Morton, Carl, 1865-1901
Born 02/18/1865
Father Morton, Julius Sterling, 1832-1902
Mother Morton, Caroline (Joy French), 1834-1881
Occupation Founder of the Argo Starch Company.
Spouse Morton, Boatie (Payne), 1869-1932
Children Lattner, Martha (Morton), 1898-1979
Deceased 01/07/1901

Associated Records

Image of RG1013.AM - RG1013 Morton, Julius Sterling, 1832-1902

RG1013.AM - RG1013 Morton, Julius Sterling, 1832-1902

This collection consists of original papers, microfilm, and oversized scrapbooks relating to the life and activities of Julius Sterling Morton, including materials relating to his early education; family history; political, agricultural and business activities; and to his writing, research, and publishing career. Also present are papers relating to Arbor Lodge and Arbor Day. The collection is arranged in two Subgroups comprising a total of twenty-one Series: SUBGROUP 1: MICROFILMED RECORDS SERIES 1: Incoming Correspondence, 1849-1902 SERIES 2: Incoming and Outgoing Correspondence, 1850-1902 SERIES 3: Outgoing Correspondence, Bound Letterpress books, 1874-1902 SERIES 4: Farm

Image of RG1013.PH000031-000011 - Print, Albumen

RG1013.PH000031-000011 - Print, Albumen

A group portrait of J. Sterling Morton surrounded by his four sons and their wives as well as his sister Emma.