J. O. Buswell Becomes President and the College Church Split

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Title

J. O. Buswell Becomes President and the College Church Split

Subject

Buswell, J. Oliver (James Oliver), 1895-1977. College Church (Wheaton, Ill.)

Description

Margaret recalls the coming of J. O. Buswell to the presidency at Wheaton College, replacing interim President Welsh who wanted to keep the position. She tells how Buswell's involvement in College Church split the congregation. Buswell himself was eventually asked to resign from his post.

Creator

Landon, Margaret (1903-1993)

Date

January 1, 1926

Rights

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Format

.mp3

Identifier

LC28-05

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.

Zotero

Interviewee

Margaret Landon

Oral History Item Type Metadata

Interviewee

Margaret Landon (1903-1993)

Duration

7:54

Sound File Location

Box 76: Oral History: "The Landon Chronicles," Tapes 21-37.

Clip Location

Hour 28, clip 5

Sub-Collection

Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical

Citation

Landon, Margaret (1903-1993) , “J. O. Buswell Becomes President and the College Church Split,” Digital Exhibits of Wheaton College, accessed October 24, 2020, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/1480.