Morton Family Collection, 1829-1950

(Manuscript Collection #972)

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Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      "Packard-Morton Marriage To-day: Ceremony Performed at St. Peter's Church. Washington (NC) Daily News Clipping 4/24/1907. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder b
      "W. B. Morton Died Today," Washington (NC) Daily News Clipping ca. 1920. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder c
      Photographic print (copy) showing William Zenus Morton (c.), Winslow Bradford Morton (l.) and Charles Lamb Morton (r.) in front of Morton's Furniture Store, Washington, NC, ca. 1890. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder d
      Bradford Family Genealogy (c. 1950) showing relationship of Irene B. Morton Packard. By Melissa Morton Clark. 1 item. 5 p. Typescript.
    • Folder e
      William Z, Morton biographical sketch, from Cyclopedia of Eminent and Representative Men of the Carolinas of the Nineteenth Century, vol. 2, reprinted by the The Reprint Company, Spartansburg, SC, 1973. ISBN 0871521318. (Madison, WI: Brant & Fuller, 1892), 557-558. 1 item. 2.
    • Folder f
      William Z. Morton's commission (9/12/1866) as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 14th Regiment of North Carolina Militia. Signed by the Governor: Jonathan Worth, Wm. C. Bagley, Private Secretary. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Glued to cardboard. Needs conservation.

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