Kenneth Participated in a Conference on United States Foreign Policy

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 Kenneth Participated in a Conference on United States Foreign Policy


Kenneth tells of his time in Washington working for the government on Foreign Affairs. He recalls a co-worker set to fire him (and did fire him) but later found out Kenneth had become the Dean of Area Studies at Foreign Services Institute. He tells about policy proposals he made and debates on foreign policies.


Landon, Margaret (1903-1993) Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993)


January 1, 1960


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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


Kenneth and Margaret Landon



Sound File Location

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

Clip Location

Hour 17, clip 1


Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical


Landon, Margaret (1903-1993) Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993) , “ Kenneth Participated in a Conference on United States Foreign Policy,” Digital Exhibits of Wheaton College, accessed September 29, 2023,