Margaret Was Told She Had the Gift Of Words

Dublin Core

Title

Margaret Was Told She Had the Gift Of Words

Description

Margaret was very good at English. In her junior year her English teacher, Miss Effie Wambaugh, told her that she had the gift of words and that she should do something with it. This compliment stayed with Margaret for the rest of her life. 

Creator

Landon, Margaret (1903-1993)

Date

January 1, 1919

Rights

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Format

.mp3

Identifier

LC16-12

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

Duration

3:06

Sound File Location

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

Clip Location

Hour 16, clip 12

Sub-Collection

Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical

Citation

Landon, Margaret (1903-1993) , “Margaret Was Told She Had the Gift Of Words,” Digital Exhibits of Wheaton College, accessed July 18, 2019, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/199.