Siam: Kenneth on When He Whooped Along with a Pack of Gibbons

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Title

Siam: Kenneth on When He Whooped Along with a Pack of Gibbons

Description

During an evangelistic bike tour Kenneth stopped to patch up his tire when, all of a sudden, a whole gang of gibbons came hooting down through the trees and began to crash along beside him, shouting, "Whoo whoo whoowhoowhoowhoo!" They were leaping and cavorting right there alongside him. Kenneth began to whoop back at them, and they went along for a couple hundred yards or so, whooping at each other. They were swinging alongside the narrow path. They all wanted to see this funny fellow.

Creator

Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993)

Date

January 1, 1938

Rights

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Format

.mp3

Identifier

LC58-07

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

Kenneth Landon (1903-1993)

Duration

4:17

Sound File Location

Box 78: Item 1: Oral History: "The Landon Chronicles" Tapes 55-60

Clip Location

Hour 58, clip 7

Sub-Collection

Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical

Citation

Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993) , “Siam: Kenneth on When He Whooped Along with a Pack of Gibbons,” Wheaton College Digital Exhibits, accessed April 18, 2019, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/538.