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Landon Chronicles (1903-1919): Transportation, Shops and Income in Margaret's Childhood (hour 13, clip 8)

 Digital Record
Identifier: LC13-08


  • Digitized: 1903-1919


Summary Note

Margaret recalls transportation in her childhood, how easy it was to travel around in the city and its neighboring towns because streetcars were everywhere. She tells about the shops on Central Street near the railroad station. The annual income of A.D., Margaret's father, was $5,000, which was considered a substantial amount in those days. (Length 10:09)

Repository Details

Part of the Wheaton College Archives Repository

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Wheaton IL 60187-5593 USA