Joy Morton planting a tree

The Morton Arboretum1927-11-07

The Morton Arboretum

The Morton Arboretum
Lisle, IL, United States

Joy Morton posed with shovel at Dawes Arboretum for American Elm Tree Dedication to his father. 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.


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