Edward "Ed" Dayton Landon

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Edward "Ed" Dayton Landon


Kenneth's father, Brad, was always after Ed (the other uncle of Kenneth besides Henry) to shape up. Brad and Henry were so successful that Ed just looked around and decided that it wasn't worth the effort, so he stayed home most of the time (in part taking good care of his mother), doing odd jobs around and making little money.


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


December, 9 1863


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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 5 clip 2


Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical


Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993) Landon, Margaret (1903-1993), “Edward "Ed" Dayton Landon,” Digital Exhibits of Wheaton College, accessed November 30, 2023, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/50.