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Marsha Lee Morton

Marsha Lee Morton, American art history educator. Board directors Pelham Art Center, since 1997. Member Colonel Art Association, Historians of 19th Century Art, Historians of German and Central European Art, Southeast Colonel Art Conference, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

  • Morton, Marsha Lee was born on March 8, 1951 in Natrona Heights, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Robert Glenn and Marian L. (Shumaker) Morton.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Kalamazoo Colonel, 1973. Master of Arts, University Chicago, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1986.

    Career

    • Research assistant Philadelphia Museum Art, 1976-1977, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1979-1981. Visiting professor State University of New York, Purchase, 1986. Associate professor Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, since 1982.

      Lecturer Pilgrim's Guide, Springfield, Virginia, since 1996.

    Works

    • Author, exhibition curator: Pratt and Its Gallery: The Arts and Crafts Years, 1998. Co-editor, contributor author: The Arts Entwined: Music and Painting in the Nineteenth Century, 1999. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Board directors Pelham Art Center, since 1997. Member Colonel Art Association, Historians of 19th Century Art, Historians of German and Central European Art, Southeast Colonel Art Conference, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Michael H. Zisser, April 23, 1977. Children: Emma, Margaret.
    • father: Robert Glenn Morton
    • mother: Marian L. (Shumaker) Morton
    • spouse: Michael H. Zisser
    • children: Emma Morton
    • Margaret Morton
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    Born March 8, 1951
    (age 66)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Kalamazoo Colonel
    • 1977
      University Chicago
    • 1986
      New York University
    • 1976 - 1977
      Research assistant, Philadelphia Museum Art
    • 1979 - 1981
      Research assistant, Philadelphia Museum Art
    • 1982
      associate, professor Pratt Institute
      Brooklyn, New York, United States
    • 1986
      visiting professor, State University of New York
      Purchase, New York, United States