Lorraine Morton Ashton collection on Ermel J. Morton
Scope and Contents
- Ashton, Lorraine Morton (Collector, Person)
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
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Lorraine Morton Ashton was born December 23, 1944, to Ermel Joseph Morton and Lena Gertsch. She compiled nearly two thousand photographic images from missionaries and teachers in Tonga and published these images in a book entitled "Pictures of Tonga, 1936-1958." She also has compiled many materials about her father's life in Tonga and the time she spent there with him.
1 half box (0.25 linear ft.)
1 carton (1 linear ft.)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Lorraine Morton Ashton; 2011.
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator; 2011.
- Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints -- Missions--Tonga
- Language and Languages
- Missions and Missionaries
- Mormon Church -- Missions -- Tonga
- Mormon missionaries -- Tonga
- Morton family
- Morton, Ermel J. (Ermel Joseph), 1914-1992
- Tongan language -- Dictionaries -- English
- Register of Lorraine Morton Ashton collection on Ermel J. Morton
- Katie Connors, student processor
- 2008 August 28
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.