Joy Morton posed with an American Elm dedicated to his father at Dawes Arboretum
Formatsepia-toned photographic print
Dimensions28 cm W x 35.6 cm H (Item)
Date createdNovember 7 1927
DescriptionJoy Morton posed with an American Elm dedicated to his father at Dawes Arboretum.
Dawes Arboretum obtained the tree for planting from Arbor Lodge, the Morton family home in Nebraska. The American Elm was dedicated to Julius Sterling Morton, the founder of Arbor Day, by his descendants.
Appeared InThe Dawes Arboretum Newsletter, April 1997, page 3
Subject - keywords and LC headings
Ulmus americana L. (American elm)
Spatial CoverageDawes Arboretum, Newark, Ohio