Margaret Loved Reading

Dublin Core

Title

Margaret Loved Reading

Description

Margaret loved reading from the beginning of her schooling. She would complete and turn in her assignment before it was due in order to get to read one of the books that Miss Morse kept at the back of the classroom. She remembers her mom reading to her and one story involving death from the book Hiawatha that made her want to run away and escape as her mother was reading.

Creator

Landon Margaret (1903-1993)

Date

January 1, 1909

Rights

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Format

.mp3

Identifier

LC12-12

Provenance

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

Interviewee

Margaret Landon

Duration

2:11

Sound File Location

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

Clip Location

Hour 12, clip 12

Sub-Collection

Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical

Citation

Landon Margaret (1903-1993) , “Margaret Loved Reading,” Wheaton College Digital Exhibits, accessed April 22, 2019, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/125.