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Kenneth and Margaret Landon Papers

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2024-0004

Content Description

Box 1 • Kenneth of Siam loose pages • Binder of Kenneth of Siam pages • Assorted Thai Silver items, enameled cuff links, ivory carved elephant, these were items given to Kenneth and Margaret during their years in Siam and later. Some items have business cards included. • Framed picture of Lady Na Ranong Box 2 • DVD’s of Kenneth Landon describing the photos in the Muang Thai (green book) • 10 - 8.5x11” boxes of loose photographs - some used and some not used in the Kenneth of Siam book compiled by Will Landon • Box of loose slides of Kenneth Landons 1950 trip to Burma, Bangkok that include o Slides of Cremation Parade of King, Coronation of King Pumiphon, common o Market scenes and the Royal Barge • Three slide magazines of the same trip described above • Ring Binder of Kenneth of Siam pages • History of Cosmos club by Kenneth Landon • Rolled set of pictures Box 3 • Gold Photo album of assorted pictures of King Mongkut and Bangkok • Silver and other Items in Box 2 ( not including book photos) • Two framed pictures in Box 4 + rolled paper items; two photos, the embellished tiger skull and Siamese drum gifted to Kenneth Landon. Loose Items (unboxed) • Two framed pictures - 1) Thai dancers and 2) original drawing by Margaret Ayer for chapter 25 of Anna and the King of Siam • Panoramic photo of Bangkok

Acquisition Type



Donated by Virginia Landon Siegel, grand daughter of Kenneth and Margaret Landon, in April 2024.

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Script of Description

Roman script

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