Margaret Gets Scarlet Fever Again

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Margaret Gets Scarlet Fever Again


Margaret's scarlet fever a second time, one year after the first one, and this time it was worse. She was treated just in time, but she became completely deaf in her right ear. Her hearing in the left ear, though, was so acute throughout her childhood that her teachers never realized she was deaf in the right ear, and she never felt any loss of her hearing


Landon Margaret (1903-1993)


January 1, 1907


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Over a course of 13 years Kip Landon (Kenneth Landon Jr.) began recording stories from his parents, Margaret and Kenneth Landon, resulting in 95 hours of recordings. Beginning on July 20, 1976, recording finished in June, 1978. The project resumed again in 1982 for a few months. After a long break, the third recording period began in 1988 and concluded in March 1989.

Oral History Item Type Metadata


Margaret Landon



Sound File Location

Box 75: Oral History: "The Landon Chronicles" Tapes 1-20

Clip Location

Hour 12, clip 2


Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical


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