Siam: Margaret and Kenneth on Gardening and Palm Trees

Dublin Core

Title

Siam: Margaret and Kenneth on Gardening and Palm Trees

Description

Margaret finally got a good garden book, a great event. She still has it, A Garden Book for Malaya by Kathleen Gough. Margaret now had 120 house plants. There were ferns, amaryllis, lilys, honolulu creepers, bougainvillea, and other small plants. As for the trees, there were cinnamons, guavas, breadfruits, jackfruits, rambutans, durians, etc. Margaret believes most of these trees were planted by Dr. Dunlap.

Creator

Landon, Margaret (1903-1993)

Date

January 1, 1930

Rights

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Format

.mp3

Identifier

LC57-10

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 (1903-1993)

Duration

6:21

Sound File Location

Box 78: Oral History: "The Landon Chronicles" Tapes 55-60

Clip Location

Hour 57, clip 10

Sub-Collection

Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical

Citation

Landon, Margaret (1903-1993), “Siam: Margaret and Kenneth on Gardening and Palm Trees ,” Wheaton College Digital Exhibits, accessed December 15, 2018, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/1599.