Siam: Kenneth on Traveling Around His Parish

Dublin Core

Title

Siam: Kenneth on Traveling Around His Parish

Description

Kenneth's parish extended from the Malay border all the way up to Chumphon, a couple hundred miles. The peninsula was about ninety miles wide. And he covered every part of it. "I went by every means of transportation that's ever been invented. I walked, I rode bicycles, I went in bullock carts, I went by elephant, I went by train, I went by canoe, I went by small craft, I went by motorboat, I just simply went every place.

Creator

Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993)

Date

January 1, 1938

Rights

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Format

.mp3

Identifier

LC59-07

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

2:04

Sound File Location

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

Clip Location

Hour 59, clip 7

Sub-Collection

Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical

Citation

Landon, Kenneth (1903-1993) , “Siam: Kenneth on Traveling Around His Parish,” Wheaton College Digital Exhibits, accessed April 18, 2019, https://omeka.wheaton.edu/items/show/545.